Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 03/14/2007

Columbia County

Applicant: Kinderhook Lake Corp
PO Box 53
Niverville, NY 12130 -0053
Facility: Kinderhook Lake & Dam
Kinderhook Lake
Kinderhook, NY 12106
Application ID: 4-1044-00032/00021
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Kinderhook, Columbia County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to treat Kinderhook Lake (384 acres) with Cuprine-Plus Liquid with no more than two 220 gallon applications.  Each treatment will be separated by a minimum period of two weeks and each application will involve two 110 gallon applications, diluted with lake water, covering approximately 1/2 of the lake surface.  In addition, the lake will be treated with  up to 30,000# of Alum to control algae during the 2007 season.  The project is located on Kinderhook Lake, in the Towns of Kinderhook and Chatham, Columbia County.

Availability of Application Documents:
Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Law during normal business hours at the address of the contact person.
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 Mar 30, 2007.
Contact: Michael T Higgins
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306

r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Delaware County

Applicant: Village of Walton
PO Box 29
Walton, NY 13856 -0029
Facility: West Branch Delaware Stream Corridor Res
South St & Terrace Ave
Walton, NY 13856
Application ID: 4-1256-00319/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Walton, Delaware County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to conduct a streambank stabilization project along the West Branch of the Delaware River at South Street and Terrace Avenue. The project at South Street will consist of stabilizing approximately460 feet of eroded stream bank using vegetation including willow and other native trees and shrubs.   The project at Terrace Avenue will consist of stabilizing approximately 600 feet of eroding stream bank with a combination of rock toe protection, large woody debris for habitat, a rock vane, and a vegetative reinforced slope system.  The project will also entail the use of a bypass channel to be restored once the bypass is complete.  The total length of the Terrace Avenue project will be approximately 1,150 feet.

Availability of Application Documents:
Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Law during normal business hours at the address of the contact person.
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:
Walton Village Board
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Mar 30, 2007.
Contact: Martha A Wood
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Rensselaer County

Applicant: Russel E Freeman
Facility: Freeman Property
263 Bunker Hill Rd - K-2 Wetland
Schodack, NY
Application ID: 4-3844-00210/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Schodack, Rensselaer County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a recreational pond, 350 ft wide and 600 ft long partially within the adjacent area of Freshwater Wetland K-2, on the applicant's property on Bunker Hill Road in the town of Schodack.
Availability of Application Documents:
Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Law during normal business hours at the address of the contact person.
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:
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 Mar 30, 2007.
Contact: Nancy M Adams
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306

r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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