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ENB Multiregion and Statewide Completed Applications 09/06/2006


Applicant: New York Power Authority
123 Main St
White Plains, NY 10601
Facility: Nypa Rows in Freshwater Wetlands
Certain Wetlands in Service Area
Nypa Service Area, NY
Application ID: 0-0000-01153/00006
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Statewide
Project Description:
This modification adds two transmission line segments to the current permit, which authorized the use of registered herbicides 3.75% Accord and 0.5% Arsenal for Low Volume Selective Foliar application and 40 % Accord and 3 % Arsenal for the Cut Stump Treatment application by the New York Power Authority in regulated freshwater wetlands in accordance with all label directions, using low volume application methods during routine management of Rights-Of-Way (ROW) for certain electric transmission lines in teh NYPA service area.  The following list indicates the additional transmission line ROW's to be managed, the county and the nearest road in which they are located.

Wetland ID        County            Nearest road    

PB-3            Clinton            Newell Avenue
MV-14            Clinton            Rand Hill Road
MV-14            Clinton            Grace Street
MV-34            Clinton            Forest Home Road
MV-9            Clinton            Wallace Hill Road
MV-9            Clinton            NY 374
MV-12            Clinton            NY 374
MV-15            Clinton            Tom Miller Road
MV-15 UPL        Clinton            Tom Miller Road
MV-13            Clinton            Tom Miller Road
WC-17            Clinton            Jersey Swamp Road
MV-4            Clinton            Jersey Swamp Road
B-32            Clinton            Jersey Swamp Road
PB-11            Clinton            Chenango Road
PB-10            Clinton            Chenango Road
PB-5            Clinton            Moffitt Road
PB-1            Clinton            Adirondack Northway
PB-9            Clinton            Adirondack Northway
PB-5             Clinton            Burke Road
B-31            Clinton            W. Hill Road
PB-17            Clinton            Adirondack Northway
PB-1             Clinton            Adirondack Northway
PB-2            Clinton            Cumberland Head Road
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 Sep 22 2006.
Contact: Betsy R Hohenstein
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233

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