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ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 06/30/2021

St Lawrence County

Applicant:

Town of Colton
94 Main St
Colton, NY 13625

Facility:

Colton Town Wide BTI Application
25 Wildwood Rd
Colton, NY 13625

Application ID:

6-4028-00171/00005

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Colton, St Lawrence County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to apply the biological pesticide Bacillus thuringensis (subspecies israelensis) and Bacillus sphaericus to various standing water areas in wetlands in the vicinity of the hamlet of Colton, South Colton and Higley Flow. Portions of state regulated freshwater wetlands CO-18, CO-19, CO-20, CO-21, CO-23, and CO-24 would be treated for the control of mosquito larvae.

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 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 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 Jul 15, 2021.

Contact:

Jessica J Hart
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building - 317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
DEP.R6@dec.ny.gov


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