[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Patchogue as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 8-23-1976 by L.L. No. 26-1976 (Ch. 51 of the 1968 Code)]
Pursuant to § 24-0501 of the New York State Freshwater Wetlands Act (Article 24 of the New York Environmental Conservation Law), the Village of Patchogue shall fully undertake and exercise its regulatory authority with regard to activities subject to regulation under the Act in freshwater wetlands, as shown on the Freshwater Wetlands Map (as such map may from time to time be amended) filed by the Department of Environmental Conservation pursuant to the Act, and in all areas adjacent to any such freshwater wetlands up to 100 feet from the boundary of such wetlands. Such regulatory authority shall be undertaken and exercised in accordance with all of the procedures, concepts and definitions set forth in Article 24 of the New York Environmental Conservation Law and Title 23 of Article 71 of such law relating to the enforcement of Article 24, as such law may from time to time be amended.
This article, adopted on the date set forth, shall take effect upon the filing with the Clerk of the Incorporated Village of Patchogue of the final Freshwater Wetlands Map by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation pursuant to § 24-0301 of the Freshwater Wetlands Act applicable to any or all lands within the Village of Patchogue.
[Adopted 5-27-2008 by L.L. No. 4-2008 (§ 51-3 of the 1968 Code)]
It shall be unlawful for any person to take any grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idella) from the Great Patchogue Lake.
Violation of this article shall be punishable in accordance with § 1-1 of the Village Code.