Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 09/22/2004

Queens County

Applicant: NYC Dept of Parks & Recreation
830 5TH Ave
New York, NY 10021 -7001
Facility: NYC Dept Parks & Rec - Baisley Pond
Rockawy, Baisley Blvds, & Foch
Queens, NY
Application ID: 2-6307-00303/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Queens, Queens County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to cut Phragmites stems close to the ground and then excavate two parallel 6 inch by 6 inch trenches, parallel to the pond and above the water line to expose Phragmites rhizomes. Application of a 100% solution of Rodeo will be injected into the rhizomes every five feet by a certified pesticide applicator. There will be 9 treatment areas in all. The areas will be replanted. Project location is NYSDEC Freshwater Wetland JA-3 Baisley Pond in Baisley Pond Park, Queens County.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
Project is not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.
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 Oct 8 2004.
Contact: Tamara A Greco
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals