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ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 04/28/2021

Rensselaer County

Applicant:

Burden Lake Preservation Corporation
87 Gundrum Point Rd
Averill Park, NY 12018

Facility:

Burden Lake 1, 2 & 3
Burden Lake Rd
Averill Park, NY

Application ID:

4-3899-00045/00002

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Sand Lake, Rensselaer County

Project Description:

The action involves the application of the herbicide Procella COR EC to control Eurasian Milfoil on Burden Lake within approximately 15 acres of the wetland proper of New York State Freshwater Wetland N-9, a Class 2 wetland.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with 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: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The application type is exempt and/or the project involves the continuation of an existing operational activity.

Coastal Management:

This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

DEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting (CP-29)

It has been determined that the proposed action is not subject to CP-29.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than May 13, 2021.

Contact:

Patrick Connally
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 N Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
R4DEP@dec.ny.gov


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