Current Watershed Forestry Projects

 Quabbin Reservoir Watershed

Ware River Watershed

Wachusett Reservoir Watershed

 

Watershed Forestry Project Proposals

Written public comments are due within 30 days from the proposed Forest Management activities being posted on the DCR website.  The Division of Water Supply Protection will address the public’s issues and incorporate suggestions and concerns into the silvicultural prescriptions.

If you have comments regarding any of the proposed FY2015 Watershed Forestry Projects, please email DCR.Updates@state.ma.us, noting “Watershed Forestry” and the specific watershed in the email subject line, or write to the Department of Conservation and Recreation, Office of Public Outreach, 251 Causeway Street, Suite 600, Boston, MA 02114 by August 15, 2014.  Please note that public comments submitted to DCR may be posted on the DCR website in their entirety, and no content, including personal information, will be redacted.

 

Quabbin Reservoir Watershed

Fiscal Year 2015

July 11, 2014: FY15 Proposed Projects pdf format of Fiscal Year 2015 Projects - Quabbin Reservoir Watershed
file size 2MB

June 30, 2014: Quabbin Watershed Advisory Committee pdf format of qwac-notice 6-30-2014

September 15, 2014: Quabbin Watershed Advisory Committee pdf format of qwac agenda 2014-9-15

September 30, 2014: Tour of Proposed Quabbin Reservoir Forestry Projects pdf format of September 30, 2014: Quabbin Reservoir Watershed Tour

Fiscal Year 2014

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

October 24, 2013: Tour of Proposed Quabbin Reservoir Forestry Projects pdf format of Quabbin Reservoir Tour

November 7, 2013: Tour of Quabbin Timber Sale Proposals pdf format of Tour of Quabbin Timber Sale Proposals

 

Ware River Watershed

Fiscal Year 2015 

July 11, 2014: FY15 Proposed Projects pdf format of Fiscal Year 2015 Projects - Ware River Watershed
file size 1MB

June 26, 2014: Ware River Watershed Advisory Committee pdf format of wrac notice 6-26-14

July 24, 2014: Tour of Proposed Ware River Watershed Projects pdf format of July 24, 2014: Ware River Proposed Project Tour

September 18, 2014: Ware River Advisory Committee pdf format of Ware River Watershed Advisory Committee 2014-9-18
   Proposed Project Presentation pdf format of wrac-presentation-2014-9-18

October 2, 2014: Tour of Proposed Ware River Watershed Projects pdf format of October 2, 2014: Quabbin Reservoir Watershed Tour

Fiscal Year 2014 

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

October 22, 2013: Tour of Proposed Ware River Watershed Projects pdf format of Ware River Watershed Tour

 

Wachusett Reservoir Watershed

Fiscal Year 2015 

July 11, 2014: FY15 Proposed Projects pdf format of Fiscal Year 2015 Projects - Wachusett
file size 2MB

July 10, 2014: Wachusett Forestry Project Meeting pdf format of Wachusett Reservoir Watershed Forestry Meeting

July 14, 2014: Tour of Proposed Wachusett Reservoir Forestry Projects pdf format of Tour of Proposed Wachusett Reservoir Forestry Projects

Fiscal Year 2014 

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

November 5, 2013: Tour of Proposed Wachusett Reservoir Watershed Forestry Projects pdf format of Tour of Proposed Watershed Forestry Project

 

If you would like any additional information concerning Watershed Management Forestry Projects please contact:


Quabbin Reservoir and Ware River Watershed

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

Wachusett Reservoir Watershed
Greg Buzzell
180 Beaman Street
West Boylston, MA  01583
508-792-7806 x317
greg.buzzell@state.ma.us