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:

Herm Eck
485 Ware Road
Belchertown, MA 01007
(413) 323-6921 x152
herman.eck@state.ma.us

Comments on Wachusett Reservoir Watershed projects may be sent via email to:
Greg Buzzell
180 Beaman Street
West Boylston, MA  01583
508-792-7806 x317
greg.buzzell@state.ma.us

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

Current Projects

October 7, 2013 Proposed Projects pdf format of     Watershed Forestry - Quabbin Proposed Projects  file size 2MB

Tour of Proposed Quabbin Reservoir Watershed Projects pdf format of    Quabbin Reservoir Tour  : October 24, 2013, 3 p.m..  Meet at the Quabbin Headquarters, 485 Ware Rd., Belchertown, MA.

Tour of Quabbin Timber Sale Proposals  pdf format of    Tour of Quabbin Timber Sale Proposals   November 7, 2013, 1p.m., Meet at New Salem Office, 21 Elm St., New Salem

 

Ware River Watershed

Current Projects

October 10, 2013 Proposed Projects pdf format of    Watershed Forestry - Ware River Proposed Projects  file size 2MB

Tour of Proposed Ware River Watershed Projects pdf format of    Ware River Watershed Tour  : October 22, 2013, 2 p.m..  Meet at the DCR Oakham Field Office, 578 Old Turnpike Rd., Oakham, MA

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Wachusett Reservoir Watershed

Current Projects

October 8, 2013 Proposed Projects pdf format of    Watershed Forestry - Wachusett Proposed Projects  file size 3MB

Tour of Proposed Wachusett Reservoir Watershed Projects pdf format of    Tour of Proposed Watershed Forestry Project  : November 5, 2013, 2.p.m.. Stillwater Farm, Sterling

Wachusett Reservoir Watershed pdf format of    Wachusett Reservoir Watershed