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SECTION 43-0103
Definitions
Environmental Conservation (ENV) CHAPTER 43-B, ARTICLE 43
§ 43-0103. Definitions.

As used in this article:

1. "Lake George park" means the bed, waters, islands, and shore of
Lake George and all land in the counties of Essex, Warren and Washington
surrounding said lake and situate within the following described
boundaries:

Beginning at the southwesterly corner of lot 18 of the Crane Brush
Patent in the northerly bounds of the Ogilvie Patent, running from
thence northerly along the westerly bounds of the said lot 18 and the
easterly bounds of lot 11 of the said Crane Brush Patent, to the
northwesterly corner of the said lot 18 and the northeasterly corner of
the said lot 11; thence westerly along the northerly bounds of the said
lot 11 to the southeasterly corner of lot 12, Crane Brush Patent; thence
northerly along the easterly bounds of the said lot 12 to the
northeasterly corner thereof in the southerly bounds of lot 13, Crane
Brush Patent; thence easterly along the southerly bounds of a portion of
the southerly bounds of the said lot 13 to the southeasterly corner
thereof and the southwesterly corner of lot 16, Crane Brush Patent;
thence northerly along the westerly bounds of the said lot 16 to the
northwesterly corner thereof in the southerly bounds of lot 3, Garland
Patent; thence easterly along the southerly bounds of lot 3, Garland
Patent to the southeasterly corner thereof; thence northerly along the
easterly bounds of the said lot 3 to the northeasterly corner thereof in
the southerly bounds of the Norman Patent; thence northerly, crossing
the said Norman Patent in a straight line, to the southeasterly corner
of lot 10, McDonald Patent; thence northerly along the easterly bounds
of the said lot 10 to the northeasterly corner thereof in the southerly
bounds of Porter's Patent; thence westerly along the southerly bounds of
lots 7 and 6, Porter's Patent to the southwesterly corner of the said
lot 6; thence northerly along the westerly bounds of the said lot 6,
Porter's Patent, to the northwesterly corner thereof; thence running in
a straight line northerly, crossing the remaining portion of Porter's
Patent and also crossing Robert's Patent, to the southwesterly corner of
lot 86, Northwest Bay Tract; thence northwesterly along the westerly
bounds of lots 86, 91 and 99, Northwest Bay Tract, to the northwesterly
corner of the said lot 99; thence easterly along the northerly bounds of
the said lot 99 to the southwesterly corner of lot 116, Brant Lake
Tract; thence northerly along the westerly bounds of lots 116, 117, and
118, Brant Lake Tract, to the northwesterly corner of the said lot 118;
thence easterly along the northerly bounds of lots 118, and 113, Brant
Lake Tract to the northeasterly corner of the said lot 113; thence
northerly along the westerly bounds of lots 87 and 88, Brant Lake Tract,
to the northwesterly corner of the said lot 88; thence easterly along
the northerly bounds of lots 88, 79, 56, 47, 24 and 15, Brant Lake
Tract, to the northeasterly corner of the said lot 15 and to a point in
the westerly bounds of the Hague Tract; thence northerly along the
westerly bounds of the Hague Tract to the northwesterly corner of lot
38, Hague Tract; thence easterly along the northerly bounds of the said
lot 38 to the northeasterly corner thereof; thence northerly along the
westerly bounds of a portion of the westerly bounds of lot 37 and the
westerly bounds of lot 36, Hague Tract, to the northwesterly corner of
the said lot 36; thence easterly along a portion of the northerly bounds
of the said lot 36 to the southwesterly corner of lot 33, Hague Tract;
thence northerly along the westerly bounds of lots 33, 30 and a portion
of lot 29, Hague Tract, to the Warren-Essex County line; thence running
northeasterly along the said county line to the center of Trout Brook;
thence northerly, downstream, along Trout Brook as it winds and turns,
to the intersection of Trout Brook with State Highway Route 9N; thence
southwesterly along said State Highway to the intersection of the said
State Highway with Alexandria Avenue south of Ticonderoga Village;
thence easterly along Alexandria Avenue, crossing the outlet of Lake
George, and continuing along said Alexandria Avenue and said line
extended, to the American Telephone and Telegraph Company's telephone
cable line; thence southerly along said telephone cable line to the
north bounds of lot 77 of the Alexander Turner Patent; thence westerly
along the north bounds of lot 77 and lot 79 of said Patent to the
northwest corner of lot 79; thence southerly along the west bounds of
lots 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, and 84 to the southwest corner of said lot 84;
thence westerly along the division line between lots 85 and 67 of said
Turner Patent to the northwest corner of lot 67; thence southerly along
the west bounds of lots 67, 16, 17, 18, 19 and 20 of said Turner Patent
to the division line between the Town of Putnam and the Town of Dresden;
thence westerly along said town line to the northwest corner of lot 52
of the aforesaid Turner Patent; thence southerly along the west bounds
of lots 52, 51, and 50 of said Turner Patent, to the division line
between the Turner Patent and the South Bay Tract; thence southwesterly
along said division line to the northwest corner of lot 148, South Bay
Tract; thence southerly along the west bounds of lots 148 and 149 of the
South Bay Tract to the north line of lot 162 of said tract; thence
westerly along the north line of said lot 162 to the northwest corner
thereof; thence southerly along the west bounds of lots 162, 161, 160,
159, 158 and 44 to the southwest corner of said lot 44; thence westerly
along the southerly bounds of lots 39 and 22, South Bay Tract, to the
southwesterly corner of the said lot 22; thence southerly along the
westerly bounds of lot 23, South Bay Tract to the southwesterly corner
thereof; thence westerly along the southerly bounds of lot 12, South Bay
Tract, to the southwesterly corner thereof; thence southerly along the
westerly bounds of lot 11 of South Bay Tract to the southwest corner of
lot 11; thence westerly along the south bounds of lot 77 to the
southwest corner thereof; thence southerly along the west bounds of lots
76, 75, and 74 of the South Bay Tract to the southwest corner of lot 74;
thence westerly along the south bounds of lots 89, 99, 105, and 118 of
the South Bay Tract to the southwest corner of lot 118; thence southerly
along the west bounds of lots 117, 116, and 115 to the division line
between the South Bay Tract and the Westfield Tract; thence westerly
along said division line to the northwest corner of lot 56 of the
Westfield Tract; thence southerly along the westerly bounds of lots 56
and 49 of the Westfield Tract to the southwesterly corner of the said
lot 49; thence westerly along the southerly bounds of lot 50, Westfield
Tract to the southwesterly corner of the said lot 50; thence southerly
along the westerly bounds of lots 43 and 42, of the Westfield Tract to
the southwesterly corner of the said lot 42; thence running in a
straight line crossing lots 37 and 31 of the Westfield Tract to the
northwesterly corner of lot 25 of the Westfield Tract; thence westerly
along the southerly bounds of an unnumbered lot, and the southerly
bounds of lot 28, Westfield Tract and the southerly bounds of lot 47,
Lake George Tract, to the southwesterly corner of the said lot 47, and
the northwesterly corner of lot 46, and the northeasterly corner of lot
45, Lake George Tract; thence southerly along the easterly bounds of
lots 45, 39, 37 and 27, Lake George Tract; to the southeasterly corner
of the said lot 27; thence westerly along the southerly bounds of the
said lot 27 to the easterly bounds of lot 28, Lake George Tract; thence
southerly along a portion of the easterly bounds of the said lot 28 and
the easterly bounds of lot 29, Lake George Tract to the southeasterly
corner of the said lot 29; thence westerly along the southerly bounds of
the said lot 29 and a portion of the southerly bounds of lot 30, being
also along a portion of the northerly bounds of lot 23, and the
northerly bounds of lot 24, all in Lake George Tract, to the
northwesterly corner of the said lot 24; thence southerly along the
westerly bounds of the said lot 24 to the southwesterly corner thereof;
thence westerly along a portion of the northerly bounds of lot 18, Lake
George Tract, to the northwesterly corner thereof; thence southerly
along the easterly bounds of lots 17, 15, 16, 14, 12, 9 and a portion of
lot 5, Lake George Tract and continuing the same course southerly to the
center of the Farm to Market Road; thence westerly in the center of the
said road to the Warren-Washington County Line; thence southerly along
the said county line to the northeasterly corner of the Queensbury
Patent; thence westerly along the northerly bounds of the Queensbury
Patent to the southeasterly corner of the Hasborne Patent; thence
northerly along the easterly bounds of the Hasborne Patent to the
northeasterly corner thereof; thence westerly along the northerly bounds
of the Hasborne Patent and the northerly bounds of the Fairlie Patent to
the northwesterly corner of the said Fairlie Patent; thence southerly
along a portion of the westerly bounds of the Fairlie Patent to the
northeasterly corner of lot 18, French Mountain Tract; thence westerly
along the northerly bounds of lots 18, 20, 21, and 25 of the French
Mountain Tract to the northwesterly corner of the said lot 25; thence
running in a straight line westerly crossing the southerly portion of
the Houghton Patent to the northwesterly corner of lot 60, Luzerne
Tract; thence southerly along the westerly bounds of the said lot 60 to
the southwesterly corner thereof; thence westerly along the southerly
bounds of lots 59, 58 and 57, Luzerne Tract to the southwesterly corner
of the said lot 57; thence northerly along a portion of the westerly
bounds of the said lot 57 to the southeasterly corner of lot 66, Luzerne
Tract; thence westerly along the southerly bounds of the said lot 66 to
the southwesterly corner thereof; thence northerly along a portion of
the westerly bounds of the said lot 66 to the northeasterly corner of
lot 67, Luzerne Tract and being in the southerly bounds of the Randall
Location; thence westerly along the southerly bounds of the said Randall
Location to the southwesterly corner thereof; thence northerly along the
westerly bounds of the said Randall Location and the westerly bounds of
lots 75, 78, 83, 93, 98 and 107, Luzerne Tract, to a point in the
southerly bounds of lot 113, Luzerne Tract; thence westerly along a
portion of the southerly bounds of the said lot 113 to the southwesterly
corner thereof; thence northerly along the westerly bounds of the said
lot 113 to the northwesterly corner thereof in the southerly bounds of
the J. Ross Patent; thence easterly along a portion of the southerly
bounds of the J. Ross Patent to the southeasterly corner thereof; thence
northerly along the easterly bounds of the said J. Ross Patent to the
northeasterly corner thereof; thence running in a straight line
northerly to the southeasterly corner of the J. Thurman Farm; thence
northerly along a portion of the easterly bounds of the said J. Thurman
Farm to the northwesterly corner of lot 143, Luzerne Tract; thence
easterly along the northerly bounds of the said lot 143, Luzerne Tract,
to the northeasterly corner thereof in the westerly bounds of the
McCauley Patent; thence northerly along a portion of the McCauley Patent
to the northwesterly corner thereof; thence easterly along a portion of
the northerly bounds of the McCauley Patent to the southwesterly corner
of lot 6, David Smith Patent; thence easterly along the southerly bounds
of lots 6, 7, and 22 of the said Smith Patent to the southeasterly
corner of the said lot 22; thence northerly along the easterly bounds of
lots 22, 21, 20, 19, 18, 17, 16, and 15 of the said Smith Patent to the
northeasterly corner of the said lot 15 in the southerly bounds of lot
29 of the James Abeel 3000 acre Patent; thence westerly along a portion
of the southerly bounds of the said lot 29 to the southwesterly corner
thereof; thence northerly along the westerly bounds of lots 29, 27, 26,
22, 21 and 16 of the said James Abeel 3000 acre Patent to the
northwesterly corner of the said lot 16; thence westerly along the
northerly bounds of lot 17, of the James Abeel 3000 acre Patent to the
northwesterly corner thereof; thence northerly along the westerly bounds
of lots 14, 11, 8, 5 and 2 of the James Abeel 3000 acre Patent to a
point in the southerly bounds of lot 33, Northwest Bay Tract; thence
westerly along a portion of the southerly bounds of the said lot 33 to
the southwesterly corner thereof, the same being the southeasterly
corner of the John Campbell Patent; thence northerly and northeasterly
along the easterly and southeasterly bounds of the said John Campbell
Patent to the southeasterly corner of the Ogilvie Patent; thence
northeasterly along the southeasterly bounds of the said Ogilvie Patent
to the northeasterly corner thereof at the southeasterly corner of lot
10 of the Crane Brush Patent; thence westerly along the southerly bounds
of the said lots 10 and 18 to the point and place of beginning.

2. "Zone" means any area of land within the Lake George park in which
the use of land for commercial purposes is prohibited, restricted, or
controlled pursuant to the provisions of this article, local law or
ordinance, agreement, restrictive covenant, or otherwise.

3. "Commercial purposes" means use of lands, including structures
thereon for any purpose from which a profit may be derived, other than a
lease or rental of residential property for single, private family
residential purposes.

4. "Commission" means the Lake George park commission.

5. "Surface water runoff" means water which flows over the land and
does not percolate into the soil.

6. "Stormwater runoff" means any surface water runoff or runoff in
channels which results directly either from a rain storm or from the
melting of snowpack.