Resource Management Services, Part 609: Reclassification of Waters (New York)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Name||Resource Management Services, Part 609: Reclassification of Waters (New York)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Energy Storage, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Tidal Energy, Wave Energy|
|Program Administrator||New York State Department of Environmental Conservation|
These regulations provide procedures to propose a reclassification of State waters for permitting purposes. Requests must address the factual basis for reclassification, including the size, depth, surface area covered, volume, direction and rate of flow, stream gradient and temperature of the water; character of the district bordering said waters and its suitability for residential, agricultural, industrial or recreational purposes; the uses which have been made, are being made or may be made, of said waters; and the existing quality of said waters.
|Contact Name||Mark Klotz|
|Department||NY Department of Environmental Conservation|
|Division||Division of Water|