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ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 05/20/2015

Rensselaer County


Burden Lake Preservation Corporation
87 Gundrum Point Rd
Averill Park, NY 12018


Burden Lake 1, 2 & 3
Burden Lake Rd
Averill Park, NY

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides

Project is Located:

Sand Lake, Rensselaer County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to treat Burden Lakes 1, 2, and 3 with Sonar to control weeds, and Copper Sulfate and Cultrine Ultra to control algae. Burden Lake is located in lower Sand Lake, Rensselaer County.

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 not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.

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 not located in a Coastal Management area and is not 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 04, 2015.


Nancy M Baker
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306

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