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Negative Declaration

Tioga County - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Drilling Permit Application for Fortuna Energy Inc. Proposed Janiak 1 Natural Gas Well Located within Tioga County Agricultural District 1 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves drilling a natural gas well in the Town of Spencer, Tioga County located within Tioga County Agricultural District 1. Drilling operations will be conducted in accordance with the drilling permit issued and rules and regulations of the Department. The total area proposed to be disturbed during the initial construction phase for the well site and access road is 176,250 square feet or approximately 4.1 acres. After the well has been drilled, it will be put into production or plugged and abandoned. The well pad and access road areas for a producing well will be reduced to 72,250 square feet or approximately 1.66 acres and the remaining disturbed areas reclaimed. If the well is plugged and abandoned, the site will be reclaimed. P. Janiak property is located approximately 2100 ft. south of Candor Road and 1500 ft. west of Halsey Valley Road. The project is located in the Town of Spencer, Tioga County.

Contact: Linda Collart, New York State Department Of Environmental Conservation, 6274 East Avon-Lima Rd., Avon, NY 14414, phone: (585) 226-5376, fax: 585) 226-9034, e-mail:lacollar@gw.dec.state.ny.us.