Region 7 SEQR and Other Notices Region 7 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 7 Completed Applications 04/14/2004

Onondaga County

Applicant: Onondaga County
1100 Civic Ctr
421 Montgomery St
Syracuse, NY 13202
Facility: All Wetlands in Onon Co Mosquito Control
All of Onondaga County
Syracuse, NY
Application ID: 7-3100-00011/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: , Onondaga County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to add, to their DEC Freshwater Wetland Permit, aerial application of mosquito adulticides on wetlands within Onondaga County, when a public health threat is determined to exist.  The pesticides to be used: Kontrol 30/30, Scourge 18/54, and Anvil 10+10, are registered for use by the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation and US Environmental Protection Agency for use in controlling adult mosquitos.  Prior to the applicant aerial spraying, approval must be granted by the Onondaga Health Commissioner and the NYS Department of Health. The potential aerial spraying applications would occur from June thru September on an as needed basis, once a health threat is determined.  These applications would be done at approximately 7 PM - 9 PM to coincide with peak adult mosquito activity.  
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:
Onondaga County Health Dept.
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 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 Apr 30 2004.
Contact: Joanne L March
NYSDEC Region 7 Headquarters
615 Erie Boulevard West
Syracuse, NY 13204
(315)426-7438
jlmarch@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 7 SEQR and Other Notices Region 7 SPDES Renewals