Proposals for Forestry Projects by the Division of Water Supply Protection’s Office of Watershed Management are listed below by watershed.
Written public comments are due within 30 days of posting the Proposed Forest Management activities in order for the Division to address the public issues and incorporate suggestions and concerns into the silvicultural prescriptions.
Comments on Quabbin Reservoir and Ware River Watershed projects may be sent to:
485 Ware Road
Belchertown, MA 01007
(413) 323-6921 x152
Comments on Wachusett Reservoir Watershed projects may be sent via email to:
180 Beaman Street
West Boylston, MA 01583
If you would like any additional information concerning a Proposed Watershed Management Forestry Project please contact the DCR Watershed Management Forester listed on each summary.
Current and Proposed Watershed Forestry Projects
Quabbin Reservoir Watershed
October 7, 2013 Proposed Projects file size 2MB
Tour of Proposed Quabbin Reservoir Watershed Projects : October 24, 2013, 3 p.m.. Meet at the Quabbin Headquarters, 485 Ware Rd., Belchertown, MA.
Tour of Quabbin Timber Sale Proposals November 7, 2013, 1p.m., Meet at New Salem Office, 21 Elm St., New Salem
Ware River Watershed
October 10, 2013 Proposed Projects file size 2MB
Tour of Proposed Ware River Watershed Projects : October 22, 2013, 2 p.m.. Meet at the DCR Oakham Field Office, 578 Old Turnpike Rd., Oakham, MA
Wachusett Reservoir Watershed
October 8, 2013 Proposed Projects file size 3MB
Tour of Proposed Wachusett Reservoir Watershed Projects : November 5, 2013, 2.p.m.. Stillwater Farm, Sterling