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ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 06/08/2011

St Lawrence County


Christopher Harris


Harris Property on St Lawrence R
210 Fir Tree Pt
Hammond, NY 13646

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters

Project is Located:

St Lawrence County

Project Description:

Construct a 8' X 30' dock supported on 4" steel piles. Install 130-ft breakwall - 70 ' will be stone rip rap and 60' of stacked limestone - 42" X 18" X 24" - along shoreline to stop erosion. Breakwall will closely follow the contours of the shoreline.

The second course of the limestone portion will be stepped back at least 6"-8" from the front of the bottom course. Rip rap will be placed in front of the limestone portion of the wall and extend into the water no more than 24".

The 70-foot rip rap portion of the shoreline stabilization will begin at the mean high water (MHW) level and slope back landward at a ratio of 2 feet horizontal for each 1 foot vertical.

All work will be done with an excavator. A silt fence will be installed to control sedimentation.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:

Project is an Unlisted Action and will not have a significant impact on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. A coordinated review was not performed.

SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.

Coastal Management:

This project is located in a Coastal Management area and is subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Jun 23, 2011.


Rosa L Howard
NYSDEC Region 6 Utica Sub-Office
State Office Bldg - 207 Genesee St
Utica, NY 13501

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