Consolidated SPDES Renewals
Lead Agency: NYS DEC
Project Title: Adoption of the Amendment to the Cherry Ridge-Campbell Mountain Wild Forest Unit Management Plan (UMP)
Contact Person: Frank Parks
65561 State Highway 10, Suite 1
Stamford, NY 12167
Phone: (607) 652-7365
Project Location: Cherry Ridge–Campbell Mountain Wild Forest, Town of Colchester
Project Description: The action involves an amendment to the Cherry Ridge–Campbell Mountain Wild Forest UMP. The amendment addresses management actions from the consent decree of the United States District Court, Northern District of New York. The projects include construction of a motor vehicle bridge across Russell Brook to access Trout Pond and Mud Pond, stabilization of the roads by installation of water diversion devices as needed, removal of the current pedestrian/snowmobile bridge, construction of parking areas for disabled access, modification of the snowmobile trail system including the establishment of a trail from the Village of Downsville to the Campbell Mountain Trail, and routine maintenance.
There will be a thirty day public comment period on the UMP amendment. Comments will be accepted by the contact person until September 17, 2004.