On June 30, 2016, the Federal authorization (PASPGP-4) for Water Obstructions and Encroachments expired and was replaced by the PASPGP-5. As a result, some of the state and federal forms that must be submitted for authorization of your project have been revised.
Lancaster County is delegated by the Department of Environmental Protection to review and acknowledge the following Chapter 105 Permits. Projects that do not fit into the following permit conditions will need authorization from DEP.
BOAT LAUNCHING RAMP - A sloping stabilized roadway constructed in and along a stream or lake for the purpose of launching boats from vehicular trailers, including associated walkways for boarding boats and on-grade improvements for access, turning and parking.
GRAVEL BARS - Alluvial deposits in stream channels, including accumulations of gravel, glacial till, sediment, silt and flood debris, which obstruct and redirect flow, and which are thereby associated with stream bank erosion.