Region 8 SEQR and Other Notices Region 8 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 8 Completed Applications 05/25/2005

Genesee County

Applicant: Indian Falls Association Inc
7002 Davis Rd
West Falls, NY 14170
Facility: Indian Falls Lake
Sliker Rd
Corfu, NY
Application ID: 8-1842-00073/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Pembroke, Genesee County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes a treatment to +/-60 acre/feet of Indian Falls Lake with the aquatic herbicide Aquathol K to control Eurasian water milfoil, an invasive non-native aquatic plant species.  The application will be surface and sub-surface using a power sprayer at a concentration not to exceed 1.9 gallons per acre/foot.  A maximum of 114 gallons will be allowed.  The project site is Indian Falls Lake, south of Sliker Road, approximately 1 mile west of NYS Rt. 77.
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: John L Cole
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
r8dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Horseshoe Lake Corporation
781 Crocker Rd
Sacramento, CA 95864 -5035
Facility: Horseshoe Lake Dam
Horseshoe Lake Rd
Stafford, NY
Application ID: 8-1844-00018/00004
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Stafford, Genesee County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes a one-time treatment to 10 acres of Horseshoe Lake with the aquatic herbicide Reward.  The application is intended to control curly-leaf pond weeds, considered nuisance, invasive aquatic plant species.  The herbicide will be applied as a surface application by power sprayer at a rate not to exceed 1 gallon per surface/acre.  A maximum of 10 gallons will be allowed.  The treatment is also being done in accordance with a current, valid Freshwater Wetlands permit, issued by the Department to the applicant, for water level control at the Horseshoe Lake dam during the herbicide application.  A Water Level Management Plan has been reviewed and approved.  The project site is Horseshoe Lake, south of Horseshoe Lake Rd., approximately 0.4 mi.east of the Rt. 19B intersection.
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: John L Cole
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
r8dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Genesee Co Fish & Game Protective Assn
PO Box 217
Batavia, NY 14020
Facility: Genesee Co Fish & Game Prot Assn Prop
Godfrey's Pond Rd
Bergen, NY 14416
Application ID: 8-1844-00033/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Stafford, Genesee County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes a treatment to 10 acres of Godfrey's Pond with the aquatic herbicide Aquathol K.  The application is intended to control Curly-leaf pondweed, an invasive nuisance aquatic plant species.  The treatment will be subsurface, using a power sprayer at a concentration not to exceed 1.5 ppm.  The allowable amount of herbicide product is 20 gallons.  The project site is Godfrey's Pond, +/- 2,500 ft. south of Griswold Road, east of C.R. 19.
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: John L Cole
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
r8dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Monroe County

Applicant: Brockport Yacht Club Inc
PO Box 363
Brockport, NY 14420 -0363
Facility: Brockport Yacht Club
Sandy Harbor Rd
Hamlin, NY 14464
Application ID: 8-2630-00050/00019
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Hamlin, Monroe County
Project Description:
The applicant has applied for a yearly, one-time treatment of .95 acre/feet of the Brockport Yacht Club boat basin with the aquatic herbicide Aquathol K.  The treatment is intended to control Eurasian water milfoil, an invasive, non-native plant species, using a surface application by power sprayer at an concentration not to exceed 3.0 ppm.  The maximum amount of herbicide allowed is 7.7 gallons.  The project site is the Brockport Yacht Club on Sandy Creek, approximately 700 ft. south of the Lake Ontario shoreline.
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: John L Cole
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
r8dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Allen's Creek Valley
61B Water View Circle
Rochester, NY 14625
Facility: Allen's Creek
W of Panorama Trail, N of Irondequoit Creek
Penfield, NY
Application ID: 8-2642-00245/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Penfield, Monroe County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes a yearly, one-time treatment of a 1.5 acre retention pond with the aquatic herbicide Aqua-Kleen, 2-4 D.   The treatment is intended to control Eurasian water milfoil, an invasive, non-native aquatic plant species, using a concentration of 100 lbs/acre.  The application will be by granular broadcast with a maximum amount of herbicide allowed of 150 lbs.  The project site is approximately 2,000 ft. west of the Penfield Rd. / Panorama Trail intersection, adjacent to Irondequoit Creek.   
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: John L Cole
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
r8dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Steuben County

Applicant: Town of Addison
2796 John Rial Rd
Addison, NY 14801 -1126
Facility: McCarthy Gravel Pit
Mc Carthy Rd
Erwin, NY
Application ID: 8-4642-00033/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Erwin, Steuben County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes a renewal and modification of the McCarthy sand and gravel mine on the William McCarthy property.  The modification will add approximately 12.3 acres of new gravel reserves to the existing 9.7acre life-of-mine area.  Mining in the expansion area will continue current operations as a traditional surface extraction of the gravelly silt loams which are the principal soils types on the site.  Processing will be by portable crushing and screening equipment. No changes to the rate of mining, truck traffic volumes or hours of operation are proposed. Reclamation will restore the site to graded, re-vegetated open land.
The mine site is off McCarthy Road approximately 1.5 miles SE of the McCarthy Rd. / Addison/Erwin town line.

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:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
Cultural resource lists and map have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified at the project location. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.
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 24 2005.
Contact: John L Cole
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
r8dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Wayne County

Applicant: Town of Ontario
1850 Ridge Rd
Ontario, NY 14519 -9547
Facility: Casey Park
Knickerbocker Rd
Ontario, NY
Application ID: 8-5434-00035/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Ontario, Wayne County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes a yearly, one-time treatment of a 1.1 acre area at the Casey Park Pond swimming area with the aquatic herbicide Reward.  The application is intended to control  Eurasian water milfoil, an invasive, non-native aquatic plant species.  The treatment will be a surface application using a power sprayer, and will not exceed a rate of one gallon per acre/foot.  A maximum of 1.1 gallons of herbicide will be allowed.  The project site is approximately 1,200 ft. east of Knickerbocker Road at the Kenyon Road intersection.
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: John L Cole
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
r8dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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