Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 06/01/2005

Franklin County

Applicant: Daniel Casper
Facility: Casper PROPERTY-DAIGNEAU Pond Dam
71 Leo Collins Rd, Approx 0.3 Miles Sw of Merrill Rd and Rt 99 Intersection
Loon Lake, NY 12989
Application ID: 5-1644-00058/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Franklin, Franklin County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to dredge 21.1 acres of a shallow, 30 acre pond at the headwaters of a protected stream, located on private property owned by Daniel Casper, approximately 0.3 miles south of the Merrill Rd and Rt 99 intersection, in the Town of Franklin, Franklin County.  The purpose of the project is to improve the quality of the pond, construct two islands, and enhance fish and wildlife habitat.  
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 17 2005.
Contact: Denise M Wagner
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
1115 NYS Rt 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)897-1234
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals