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ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 07/15/2015

Chautauqua County


Michael Morton


Morton Property
207 N Rte 62
Ellington, NY 14732

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance

Project is Located:

Ellington, Chautauqua County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to reshape an eroding stream bank and install a rock toe, bendway weirs, and willow plantings along a 500 linear foot section of Clear Creek for bank stabilization. The proposal was designed by the United States Department of Agriculture, Natural Resource Conservation Service under a Cooperative Conservation Partnership Initiative Program agreement. The project site is located approx. 1,000 feet east of the Route 62 and Leech Hill Rd. intersection at the facility address above.

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:

Evaluation using a Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form or other information has concluded that the proposed activity will not impact registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.

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 Jul 30, 2015.


Ryan D Rockefeller
NYSDEC Region 9 Allegany Sub-Office
182 E Union St - Ste 3
Allegany, NY 14706

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