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ENB - Region 7 Notices 7/22/2015

Negative Declaration

Chenango County - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Chenango RA #26, Stand A-33, Site Preparation will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves herbicide application intended to reduce the density of undesirable New York fern, hayscented fern, American beech, and striped maple within Stand A-33 of Chenango Reforestation Area #26,Genegantslet State Forest. The goal is to create conditions suitable for seed germination and the establishment of desirable timber species. The application will be conducted in compliance with the conditions outlined in the Strategic Plan for State Forest Management. Chenango RA # 26, Stand A-33, Genegantslet State Forest is located in the Town of McDonough, New York.

Contact: Andrew Goeller, NYS DEC - Region 7 Sherburne Sub Office, Division of Lands and Forests, 2715 Route 80, Sherburne, NY 13460, Phone: (607) 674-4036 extension 603.


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