If you have a question about any project that has been or will be reviewed by the NHESP, please contact the regulatory review team .

Recent MESA Project Review Applications
NHESP Tracking NumberTownLocationFiling DateNHESP Due Date
14-33310ABINGTONChestnut Street24-Aug-1523-Sep-15
15-34501ANDOVER95 Old River Road12-Aug-1511-Sep-15
15-34725AYER215 West Main Street17-Aug-1516-Sep-15
15-34727BARNSTABLE260 North Bay Road, Osterville17-Aug-1516-Sep-15
14-33655BOLTONCentury Mill Road, Lot 114-Aug-1513-Sep-15
15-34728BOURNEDredge Little Bay Channel, Barlows Landing Marina, Pocasset River, Nourish Mashnee Island17-Aug-1516-Sep-15
14-32991BOXFORD277 Washington Street03-Aug-1502-Sep-15
15-34667CHATHAMNauset Beach (North Beach), Chatham07-Aug-1506-Sep-15
15-34634EASTHAM385 Harmes Way20-Aug-1519-Sep-15
15-34328EASTON143 Foundry Street05-Aug-1504-Sep-15
15-34274EDGARTOWNHuckleberry Barrens property in Katama, 26 Edgartown Bay Road06-Aug-1505-Sep-15
15-34093EGREMONTMount Washington Road17-Aug-1516-Sep-15
15-34243FITCHBURGoff Ashby State Rd26-Aug-1525-Sep-15
08-25937GREENFIELD11-17 Meridian St12-Aug-1511-Sep-15
15-34717HAMPDENHowlett Hill Road17-Aug-1516-Sep-15
14-33343MILTONBlue Hill and Chickatawbut Water Tanks13-Aug-1512-Sep-15
15-34703NANTUCKET46 West Miacomet Road03-Aug-1502-Sep-15
15-34664NANTUCKET1, 3 & 5 Black Walnut Lane04-Aug-1503-Sep-15
12-31254NANTUCKET52 Eel Point Road19-Aug-1518-Sep-15
15-34625NATICK5 Lakewood Drive17-Aug-1516-Sep-15
15-34127NEW BEDFORD1494 E. Rodney French Boulevard19-Aug-1518-Sep-15
15-34028NORTHAMPTON140 Riverbank Road24-Aug-1523-Sep-15
15-34642PELHAM59 & 63 Butter Hill Road05-Aug-1504-Sep-15
15-34720PEMBROKE43 Canoe Club Lane13-Aug-1512-Sep-15
15-34721PLYMOUTH136 Lake View Blvd10-Aug-1509-Sep-15
15-34422PRINCETONRedemption Road Trail10-Aug-1509-Sep-15
14-33812ROCKLAND276 Weymouth Street18-Aug-1517-Sep-15
10-28140SANDWICH131 North Shore Boulevard07-Aug-1506-Sep-15
15-34708SANDWICH89-1 Salt Marsh Road21-Aug-1520-Sep-15
15-34713SHIRLEY23 Patterson Road24-Aug-1523-Sep-15
15-34276SPRINGFIELDConnecticut River05-Aug-1504-Sep-15
12-31070STURBRIDGE146 Lane Eight03-Aug-1502-Sep-15
15-34732TAUNTON25 Connie Street03-Aug-1502-Sep-15
12-31483WEST BRIDGEWATER252, 254, 256 Pleasant St27-Aug-1526-Sep-15
15-34726WEST TISBURY140 Sarita Walker Road13-Aug-1512-Sep-15
15-34730WESTPORTWashington Street20-Aug-1519-Sep-15
09-26262WESTPORToff Brookwood Drive27-Aug-1526-Sep-15
15-34706WHATELYof Dickinson Hill Road06-Aug-1505-Sep-15
15-34676WILLIAMSBURG142 Main Street03-Aug-1502-Sep-15
14-33531WILLIAMSBURG5 Goshen Road04-Aug-1503-Sep-15
Pending Conservation & Management Permit Applications
NHESP File NumberTownLocationFiling DateNHESP Due Date
10-28375ATTLEBOROSlater Street10-Jul-158/9/2015*
12-31095BELLINGHAMProposed Subdivision - Elmshade27-Jun-14MEPA**
07-22183HADLEYRocky Hill Road & North Maple Street05-Aug-1504-Sep-15
07-23154RAYNHAMLocust Street26-Aug-1525-Sep-15
99-5672WHATELYMill River Bank Protection/Stabilization and River Restoration to protect Whately Municipal Well03-Aug-1502-Sep-15

*Please Note: Due dates for Conservation & Management Plans often are suspended by mutual agreement with the proponent in order to work out final details prior to a Permit being issued.

**If a Conservation and Management Plan has been submitted and the Project or Activity is undergoing a MEPA review, the due date will be 30 days after the issuance of a final MEPA certificate (per 321 CMR 10.23(4)).

MESA Project Review Decisions
NHESP File NumberTownLocationDate of DecisionDetermination
15-34538ANDOVER400, 600, 800  Bulfinch Drive05-Aug-15No Take
15-34690AQUINNAHState Road28-Aug-15No Take
15-34636BARNSTABLE409 Wakeby Road, Marstons Mills30-Jul-15No Take
15-34639BARNSTABLE23 & 43 Point Isabella Road30-Jul-15No Take
15-34648BELLINGHAMBenelli Street & Central Blvd, Locust Street & Wrentham St; Cross Street06-Aug-15No Take
15-34591BERKLEY137R Bay View Avenue31-Jul-15No Take
09-27429BOXFORD55 Towne Rd31-Jul-15No Take
14-32991BOXFORD277 Washington Street26-Aug-15No Take
15-34581BREWSTERCrosby Lane11-Aug-15Conditional - No take
15-34667CHATHAMNauset Beach (North Beach), Chatham07-Aug-15Take
15-34593CONCORDDamonmill Dam, 9 Pond Lane31-Jul-15No Take
15-34671CONCORD47 Old Bedford Road28-Aug-15No Take
15-34674CONCORD1400 Lowell Road28-Aug-15No Take
08-25593DARTMOUTH968 Reed Road12-Aug-15Conditional - No take
14-33563DARTMOUTHCountry Way18-Aug-15No Take
12-30540DRACUT100 Pelczar Rd31-Jul-15Take
13-32759DUXBURY56 and 70 Bow Street06-Aug-15Conditional - No take
13-32759DUXBURY56 and 70 Bow Street10-Aug-15Take
09-27553EASTHAMVarious;  Eastham Water Supply System18-Aug-15Conditional - No take
15-34634EASTHAM385 Harmes Way28-Aug-15Conditional - No take
15-34274EDGARTOWNHuckleberry Barrens property in Katama, 26 Edgartown Bay Road28-Aug-15No Take
10-27994FALMOUTHWoods Hole Oceanographic Institute Quissett Campus - 171 Oyster Pond Road06-Aug-15No Take
15-34624GEORGETOWNPond Street31-Jul-15No Take
15-34628GREAT BARRINGTONPark St over Housatonic River31-Jul-15No Take
14-33183GREENFIELDROW Montague, Greenfield12-Aug-15Take
12-31359HADLEY1 Russell Street11-Aug-15No Take
15-34717HAMPDENHowlett Hill Road25-Aug-15No Take
15-34685HARWICH0 Pleasant Lake Avenue17-Aug-15No Take
15-34620HAVERHILLRiver Street, 12 Washington Square, 307 Water Street, 163 South Elm Street06-Aug-15No Take
07-21328HOLDENRiver Street over Quinapoxet River19-Aug-15Conditional - No take
07-23419LAKEVILLE7 Island View14-Aug-15No Take
15-34672LAKEVILLE10 Clear Pond Road10-Aug-15No Take
05-18444LITTLETONDepot Road21-Aug-15No Take
15-34619MASHPEE69 Pickerel Cove Circle05-Aug-15No Take
15-34611MASHPEE31 Amy Brown Road31-Jul-15No Take
15-34638METHUENoff Bradley Avenue Extension13-Aug-15No Take
15-34613MIDDLEBOROUGH7 Winter Street05-Aug-15No Take
14-33183MONTAGUEROW Montague, Greenfield12-Aug-15Take
08-25738MONTGOMERY227, 231, 233, 235 Pitcher Street30-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34703NANTUCKET46 West Miacomet Road28-Aug-15Conditional - No take
15-34664NANTUCKET1, 3 & 5 Black Walnut Lane21-Aug-15No Take
15-34627NEWBURY10 Northern Boulevard07-Aug-15Conditional - No take
15-34675NORTHAMPTONPine Brook under I-91 & Route 517-Aug-15No Take
14-33049NORTON0 Fairlee Lane/0 Bay Road25-Aug-15No Take
15-34610NORWELL263 Winter Street30-Jul-15No Take
15-34432PALMER181 Emery Street06-Aug-15No Take
15-34564PEPPERELL3 Old Farm Lane07-Aug-15No Take
15-34721PLYMOUTH136 Lake View Blvd26-Aug-15No Take
15-34422PRINCETONRedemption Road Trail26-Aug-15No Take
15-34363SANDWICH151 & 153 North Shore Boulevard25-Aug-15Conditional - No take
15-34592SANDWICH94 Salt Marsh Road06-Aug-15Conditional - No take
15-34621SANDWICH93 Salt Marsh Road05-Aug-15Conditional - No take
15-34622SANDWICH9 Beachway West11-Aug-15Conditional - No take
15-34651STOCKBRIDGEoff Quiet Knoll Road & Interlaken Road26-Aug-15No Take
15-34691TRURO1 Kill Devil Road28-Aug-15No Take
14-33838UXBRIDGE617 Chocolog Road04-Aug-15Conditional - No take
15-34678WELLFLEET1453 State Highway Route 611-Aug-15No Take
15-34421WEST BROOKFIELD231 East Main Street19-Aug-15Conditional - No take
15-34635WEST TISBURY20 Manaquayak Road30-Jul-15No Take
15-34654WESTFORD43 Keyes Road19-Aug-15No Take
12-31686WESTFORD400 Littleton Rd13-Aug-15No Take
15-34730WESTPORTWashington Street27-Aug-15No Take
15-34396WILBRAHAMTinkham Road (651 Main Street)25-Aug-15No Take


Definitions of Determination

No Take: The NHESP has determined that the project, as proposed, will not result in a prohibited "take" of state-listed rare species.

Conditional - No Take: The NHESP has determined that the project, as proposed, must be conditioned as outlined in the NHESP determination letter in order to avoid a "take" of state-listed rare species.

Take: The NHESP has determined that the project, as proposed, will result in a "take". The project must be revised to avoid a "take" or the applicant may apply for a Conservation and Management Permit.


Conservation & Management Permit Decisions
Project NameTown(s)Date of DecisionDetermination
Goodale Quarry Sand & Gravel ExtractionOak Bluffs30-Jul-2015Permit Issued
Tihonet West SolarWareham4-Aug-2015Permit Amended
Nauset Beach (North Beach) Oversand Vehicle UseChatham7-Aug-2015Permit Issued
McLean's WayDuxbury27-Aug-15Permit Issued


Adjudicatory Proceedings

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