Region 7 SEQR and Other Notices Region 7 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 7 Completed Applications 07/26/2006

Tompkins County

Applicant: Tompkins Co Soil & Water Conservation District
903 Hanshaw Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850
Facility: W Branch Owego Creek
W Branch Owego Creek Parallel to Rejmer RD|SOUTH to Boyer Creek
Speedsville, NY
Application ID: 7-5020-00121/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Caroline, Tompkins County
Project Description:
Applicant proposes to restore 3,000 feet of stream channel and 6,000 feet of riparian habitat to address channel instability, streambank erosion and fish habitat in the West Branch of Owego Creek and Boyer 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 performed.
SEQR Lead Agency:
Tompkins County NRCS
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 Aug 11 2006.
Contact: John H Merriman, Jr
NYSDEC Region 7 Cortland SUB-OFFICE
1285 Fisher Ave
Cortland, NY 13045
(607)753-3095
r7dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 7 SEQR and Other Notices Region 7 SPDES Renewals