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ENB - Region 6 Notices 11/15/2017

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Tree Cutting Notice

Tree Removal for Big Otter Lake Road Rehabilitation

The action involves an amendment to the Independence River Wild Forest Unit Management Plan (UMP) adopted in 2003. The amendment proposes the rehabilitation of Big Otter Lake Road. Currently, the road will be rehabilitated between Partridgeville Road and Tommy Roaring Brook in the Town of Greig, Lewis County, New York. This rehabilitation will begin in 2017 and will include the cutting of thirty-three (33) trees less than 3 inch diameter at breast height (DBH). Tree cutting will be in compliance with NYS DEC - Division of Lands and Forests LF Policy # 91-2 on Cutting, Removal or Destruction of Trees and Other Vegetation on Forest Preserve Lands.

Contact: Matt Nowak, NYS DEC - Region 6 Lowville Sub Office, Division of Lands and Forests, 7327 State Route 812, Lowville, NY 13367, Phone: (315) 376-3521, E-mail:

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