And here are the amazing words that might mean no mitigation to make amends for any waterfowl or wetlands affected or digging up the river bottom and dispersing the kepones hiding below:
"Direct impacts to aquatic resources are minimal and have been avoided and minimized to the maximum extent practicable. As such the applicant in proposing no compensatory mitigation."
At the very least, the Corps of Engineers should require some major mitigation measures for Dominion Power to undertake. Of course we the customers would absorb those costs, since Dominion's bottom line is sacred. Profit rules the day again.