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6 NYCRR Section 190.13 Relating to Wilderness Areas in the Adirondack Park

Pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law §§ 1-0101, 3-0301, 9-0105, the Department of Environmental Conservation hereby gives notice of the following:

Proposed Rule-making for 6NYCRR Section 190.13 relating to the use of bear resistant canisters in Wilderness areas in the Adirondack Park. This notice will be published in issue 20 of the State Register, dated 5/18/2005.

For further information contact:
Kenneth Kogut, Regional Wildlife Manager
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Region 5 Headquarters, Route 86, Box 296
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Telephone: 518-897-1200
E-mail: kxkogut@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Negative Declaration for the Adirondack Park Agency 2005 State Land Classification And Public Hearing

Three public hearings will be held by the Adirondack Park Agency pursuant to Section 816 of the Adirondack Park Agency Act to classify or reclassify certain State lands within the Adirondack Park. The action will involve 70 State land classification proposals totaling approximately 47,575 acres and 8 State land reclassifications proposals totaling an estimated 26,308 acres. Total acreage involved in the action is approximately 73,880 acres. Three alternatives are presented for the proposed classification of the lands to the east and adjacent to the Carry Falls Reservoir Areas in St. Lawrence County. The classification proposals involve lands in nine counties including: Essex, Franklin, Hamilton, Herkimer, Lewis, St. Lawrence, Saratoga, Warren and Washington Counties.

The proposed action involves only the classification or reclassification of State lands according to the provisions of the Adirondack Park State Land Master plan. This action does not authorize the development of new structures or improvements without prior SEQRA assessment by the Department of Environmental Conservation and/or the Adirondack Park Agency. More detailed maps tables and narrative describing the proposed action, may be obtained at the Adirondack Park Agency. The same materials are available from the Adirondack Park Agency’s website at www.apa.state.ny.us.

The proposed Public Hearings will be held according to the following schedule and locations:

May 25, 2005
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Headquarters
625 Broadway, Albany, New York
1:30 PM
Room PA-129A

May 25, 2005
Tannery Pond Community Center
North Creek, New York
7:00 PM
Auditorium

May 26, 2005
Wanakena Ranger School
Wanakena, New York
7:00 PM
Main Classroom

Further detail may be obtained by contacting: Richard E. Weber, Adirondack Park Agency, P.O. Box 99, Ray Brook, NY 12977; (518) 891-4050.

Written comments will be accepted until June 24, 2004 by mail to the above address or by fax to(518) 891-3938.