Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 06/20/2001

Orange County
Applicant: Tomahawk Lake Assoc Inc
Tomahawk Lake
Blooming Grove, NY 10914-
Facility: Tomahawk Lake
Tomahawk Lake
Blooming Grove, NY 10914-
Application ID: 3-3320-00074/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Blooming Grove, Orange County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to treat approximately 9 acres of State-designated Freshwater Wetland No. MB-49 (Class I) with the aquatic herbicide Navigate(R) for the control of a water chestnut (Trapa natans) infestation. Additional portions of Tomahawk Lake along the shoreline and in the northern portion of the lake will also be treated to control water chestnuts, resulting in a total treatment area of approximately 30 acres. The herbicide would be applied by a NYS certified pesticide applicator at a rate of 200 lbs/acre. The active ingredient of Navigate(R) is the herbicide 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, butoxyethel ester. To achieve the desired level of control, treatments may be repeated over a period of three growing seasons within successively smaller areas of the lake, beginning in 2001. The applicant has also applied for a DEC Article 15, Aquatic Pesticide permit for this project.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination: Project is a Type I action and will not have a significant effect on the environment. A coordinated review with other agencies was performed and a Negative Declaration is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on 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 6 2001.
Contact: Scott E. Sheeley
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
sesheele@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Westchester County
Applicant: Nichols Yacht Yard Inc
500 Rushmore Ave
Mamaroneck, NY 10543-
Facility: Nichols Yacht Club
500 Rushmore Ave
Mamaroneck, NY 10543-
Application ID: 3-5532-00100/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 25 Tidal Wetlands
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Mamaroneck, Westchester County
Project Description:

Applicant proposes to replace approximately 180 feet of deteriorated timber bulkhead with stone revetment, install stone revetment along a 90 foot long area of unprotected shoreline and construct a 26 foot long timber bulkehead to provide return and transition to existing structures at its boat yard facility located off Rushmore Avenue at Mamaroneck Harbor.

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: The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
Coastal Management: This project is located in a Coastal Management area and is 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 6 2001.
Contact: Alexander Ciesluk, Jr
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
afcieslu@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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