Adirondack Park Agency

Pond Construction

This application applies to construction of an excavated pond occurring in or impacting wetlands or a watershed management project subject to Agency permit jurisdiction. This application only applies to construction of low hazard ponds, where the failure of the dam or outlet structure will not result in loss of life, damage to homes, commercial or industrial building, main highways, or railroads, or interruption of the use of service of public utilities.

Use this application form with the General Information Request.

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Supplemental Information Request Application for Excavated Pond

Additional Form

Major Project General Information Request Application Form

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Application Instructions for Major Project Permits



You can contact the APA at 518-891-4050 for assistance in determining what form you may need to fill out.