Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 05/25/2005

Dutchess County

Applicant: Camp Ramah in the Berkshires Inc
3080 Broadway
New York, NY 10027 -4650
Facility: Camp Ramah in the Berkshires Inc
91 Ramah Rd|
Wingdale, NY 12594
Application ID: 3-1326-00008/00004
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Dover, Dutchess County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to treat no more than 10 acres of Ellis pond with the aquatic herbicides Glypro (active ingredient: glyphosate) and Aquathol-K (active ingredient: dipotassium salt of endothall) for the control of water lilies (Nymphaea sp. and Nuphar sp.), pondweeds (Potamogeton spp.), naiads (Naiad spp.) and Eurasian water-milfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum).  Ellis pond is a 52-acre lake and the treatment area is generally located along 1,600 linear feet of shoreline adjacent to Camp Ramah, which is located near Ramah and St. George Roads.  Portions of Ellis Pond are also State-designated Freshwater Wetland Nos. DP-20 and DP-24.  No direct treatment of the wetlands is proposed, although a pending application (DEC No. 3-1326-00008/00003) for the incidental introduction of aquatic herbicides within the wetland and 100-foot adjacent areas.
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 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 Jun 10 2005.
Contact: Scott E Sheeley
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Town of Lagrange
Town Hall
120 Stringham Rd
Lagrangeville, NY 12540
Facility: Harvest Ridge Water District
Noxon, Stringham & Cramer Rds
Lagrangeville, NY
Application ID: 3-1334-00237/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: La Grange, Dutchess County
Project Description:
       The Town of LaGrange has formed the Harvest Ridge Water District and has applied to take an average of up to 20,900 gallons per day from its existing Town Center Water Improvement Area wells, and serve the water to the proposed 54-lot Harvest Ridge Subdivision and one lot on Creamer Road.   The water would come from the five (5) wells currently approved for service to the Town's Improvement Area.  The District will also install approximately 580 linear feet of eight (8) inch diameter pipe along Noxon Road and inside the proposed subdivision to connect the wells with the new Water District.  
       The Harvest Ridge Water District is located off Noxon Road, just west of the Taconic State Parkway in Town of LaGrange, Dutchess County , NY.  

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:
La Grange Town Planning Board
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 Jun 10 2005.
Contact: Michael D Merriman
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Town of Pawling
Twn Hall 160 Maple Blvd
Pawling, NY 12564
Facility: Green Mountain Lake
2 Lakeside Dr
Pawling, NY
Application ID: 3-1340-00206/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Pawling, Dutchess County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to treat two swimming areas, totalling approximately 4.5 acres, in Green Mountain Lake with the aquatic herbicide Aquathol-K (active ingredient: dipotassium salt of endothall) and the algaecide copper sulfate for the control of curly leaf pondweed (Potamogeton crispus),  bass weed (P. amplifolius),  milfoil (Myriophyllum spp.), and filamentous algae.  Green Mountain Lake is a 45-acre lake located generally north of Lakeside Drive and west of Dutchess County Route 20 (Dover Road).  This proposal is consistent with the Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement on Aquatic Vegetation Control Program of the Department of Environmental Conservation and its Findings.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
A draft environmental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
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 Jun 10 2005.
Contact: Scott E Sheeley
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Presbyterian Conference Association Inc
60 Denton Lake Rd
Holmes, NY 12531
Facility: Denton Lake
60 Denton Lake Rd
Holmes, NY
Application ID: 3-1340-00208/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Pawling, Dutchess County
Project Description:
Full lake treatment to control curlyleaf pondweed
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 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 Jun 10 2005.
Contact: Betsy R Hohenstein
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Elite Property Services Inc
PO Box 2010
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Facility: Woods at Rhinebeck
Astor DR|WOODS Bottom Ponds
Rhinebeck, NY
Application ID: 3-1350-00167/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Rhinebeck, Dutchess County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to treat 2 ponds totalling 2.32 acres with the following aquatic herbicides: Cutrine Plus (9% copper as elemental) for control of algal growth; and, REWARD (37.3% Diquat dibromide) for control of elodea.  The ponds are identified as "Woods Bottom Ponds" and are located within the condominium complex known as The Woods at Rhinebeck, Town of Rinebeck, Dutchess County.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
A final enviromental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
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 Jun 10 2005.
Contact: Barbara Rinaldi
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Geraldine McConnell
Facility: McConnell Property
46 Shaugnessy Rd
Lagrangeville, NY 12540
Application ID: 3-1354-00123/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Union Vale, Dutchess County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install a septic tank, pump chamber and part of a pressure main within the Adjacent Area of Freshwater Wetland VB-26 to serve a renovated studio apartment.  The laterals for the wastewater discharge (220 gpd) will be located outside of the State regulated Adjacent Area (approximately 120 feet from the wetland boundary). The existing dwellings are located at 46 Shaugnessy Road.

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 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 Jun 10 2005.
Contact: Ann M Brooks
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Orange County

Applicant: Town of Wallkill
600 Rt 211
PO Box 398
Middletown, NY 10940 -0398
Facility: Town of Wallkill Golf Club
40 Sands Rd
Middletown Rd, NY
Application ID: 3-3352-00217/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Wallkill, Orange County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to treat approximately 6 acres of a 10.5 acre pond with the aquatic herbicide Aquathol-K (active ingredient: dipotassium salt of endothall) and the algaecide copper sulfate. In addition four smaller golf cours ponds totalling approximately 0.86 acres will be treated with the aquatic herbicide Sonar AS (active ingredient: fluridone) and the algaecide copper sulfat.  The ponds are located on the Town of Wallkill Golf Club located on Sands Road.  The proposed treatments are for the control of nuisance aquatic vegetation (Ceratophyllum spp.,  Potamogeton natans, Lemna sp., Najas sp.) and filamentous algae.  Portions of the ponds are also mapped as State-designated Freshwater Wetland No. WU-16 and a valid Article 24, Freshwater Wetland permit is in effect for the proposed treatments (DEC No. 3-3352-00217/00001).  The proposal is consistent with the Department's Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement for the Use of Fluridone and its Statement of Findings.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
A final enviromental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
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 Jun 10 2005.
Contact: Scott E Sheeley
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Putnam County

Applicant: Seymour D Schneiderman
Facility: Schneiderman Property
Old Albany Post Rd
Garrison, NY 10524
Application ID: 3-3726-00122/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Philipstown, Putnam County
Project Description:
Partial treatment of lake with Aquathol K  pesticide for m. humile
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 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 Jun 10 2005.
Contact: Betsy R Hohenstein
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Rockland County

Applicant: Town of Clarkstown
10 Maple Ave
New City, NY 10956 -5013
Facility: Congers Lake & Dam
Gilcrest Rd
Congers, NY 10920
Application ID: 3-3920-00091/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Clarkstown, Rockland County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to treat approximately 118 acres of Congers Lake with the aquatic herbicide Sonar AS (active ingredient: fluridone) and the algaecide copper sulfate for the control of coontail (Ceratophyllum demersum), curlyleaf pondweed (Potamogeton crispus) and algae.  Congers lake is a 118-acre lake located generally south of Lake Road and west of NYS Route 303.   This proposal is consistent with the Department's Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement for the Use of Fluridone and Glyphosate and its Statement of Findings.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
A draft environmental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
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 Jun 10 2005.
Contact: Scott E Sheeley
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Sullivan County

Applicant: Young Life Lake Champion
P O Box 207
Glen Spey, NY 12737 -0207
Facility: Young Life Lake Champion
247 Mohican Lk Rd
Glen Spey, NY 12737
Application ID: 3-4838-00024/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Lumberland, Sullivan County
Project Description:

Application of the aquatic herbicides Copper Sulfate Pentahydrate (active ingredient in Copper Sulfate) and Glyophosphate (active ingredient in Rodeo) to Lake Chamion.  Lake Champion is a 37 acre lake located on Mohican Lake Road.  Copper Sulfate is proposed for application to the entire lake to control algae.  The proposed application of Rodeo involves four nearshore areas totalling three acres to control surface nusiance aquatic vegetation.  Treatmen to address both algae and nusiance aquatic vegetation.


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 performed.
SEQR Lead Agency:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
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 Jun 15 2005.
Contact: Andrea L Sheeran
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Westchester County

Applicant: Steven Crowman
Facility: Crowman Property
15 Honey Hollow RD|HONEY Hollow Pond
Pound Ridge, NY 10576
Application ID: 3-5546-00031/00004
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Pound Ridge, Westchester County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to treat a 4-acre private pond with the algaecide Cutrine Plus (active ingredient: elmental copper) for the control of nuisance algae.  The pond is a portion of State-designated Freshwater Wetland D-3 (Class I), and is located on the east side of Honey Hollow Road, approximately 0.15 mile (800 feet) north of the intersection with NYS Route 137.  A total of three treatments are proposed throughout the summer.
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 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 Jun 10 2005.
Contact: Scott E Sheeley
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Christine Moffatt
Facility: Post House Pond
Bender Way
Pound Ridge, NY
Application ID: 3-5546-00049/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Pound Ridge, Westchester County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to treat a private, 0.5 acre pond with the aquatic herbicide Avast (active ingredient: fluridone) for the control of nuisance duckweed.  The pond is located on the south side of Bender Way, just east of the southern intersection with Trinity Pass. The project is consistent with the Department's Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement for the use of Fluridone and the subsequent Findings Statement.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
A final enviromental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
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 Jun 10 2005.
Contact: Scott E Sheeley
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals