ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 09/20/2000

Jefferson County
Applicant: Berry Bros Lumber Co
PO Box 11
Adams, NY 13605-
Facility: Berry Property On County Route 289
PO Box 11
Adams, NY 13605-
Application ID: 6-2242-00018/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: in Jefferson County.
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to construct a 12' wide woods road to access timberlands, isolated by regulated freshwater wetland RO-12, a 13 acre Class III deciduous wetland. The roadway would cross two fingers of the wetland. One crossing would be 50' long and one 25' long. In the area of the proposed crossings the wetland is predominately shrub wetland. The site is located approximately 2500' north of CR 189 and CR 92 in the hamlet of Lorraine.

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 performed.
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: Cultural resource lists and map have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified at the project location. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.
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 Oct 6 2000.
Contact: Mark A. Wiggins
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building
Watertown, NY 13601