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ENB Region 1 Completed Applications 06/08/2016

Nassau County


Village of Mill Neck
32 Frost Mill Rd
Mill Neck, NY 11765


Beaver Lake Dam
Robert Graff Causeway - Cleft Rd and Feeks Ln
Mill Neck, NY 11765

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Oyster Bay, Nassau County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes selective application of herbicide by a New York State certified herbicide applicator to control/eradicate phragmites in areas where repeated cutting has not been successful along the north and south side of the DeGraff Causeway in the Village of Mill Neck. The herbicide application is coupled with selective cutting of phragmites and plantings of appropriate native species authorized by previous permit 1-2824-01163/00008. NYS-regulated freshwater wetlands are located south of the causeway.

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:

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

DEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting (CP-29)

It has been determined that the proposed action is not subject to CP-29.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Jun 23, 2016.


Kevin A Kispert
NYSDEC Region 1 Headquarters
SUNY @ Stony Brook 50 Circle Rd
Stony Brook, NY 11790

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