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
05-17756ATTLEBORORolling Hills Subdivision13-Apr-1713-May-17
17-36663BARNSTABLE1450,1478, 1500 Osterville West Barnstable Road03-Apr-1703-May-17
17-36681BOXFORD45 Batchelder Road07-Apr-1707-May-17
06-20625BREWSTER106 Upland Circle03-Apr-1703-May-17
17-36687BREWSTER45 Crane Lane03-Apr-1703-May-17
17-36683BROOKFIELDQuabog Street over Dunn Brook10-Apr-1710-May-17
17-36514CARVERDCR Trails; Miles Standish State Park, CT River Greenway State Park, Whitehall State Park03-Apr-1703-May-17
17-36666CHESHIREOff East View Drive ( Behind 142 East View Drive)04-Apr-1704-May-17
17-36651CHILMARKParcel 2.8, Brickyard Road28-Mar-1727-Apr-17
17-36409CONCORDMeyers pond - 116 Estabrook Road03-Apr-1703-May-17
17-36652DARTMOUTH7 Rockland Farm31-Mar-1730-Apr-17
17-36553DARTMOUTHJason Drive07-Apr-1707-May-17
17-36649DENNIS271 Great Western Road27-Mar-1726-Apr-17
04-16599DOUGLAS245 Southwest Main Street10-Apr-1710-May-17
14-33741DUXBURY0 North Street03-Apr-1703-May-17
16-35449EDGARTOWNNorton Point Beach, East Beach and Leland Beach27-Mar-1726-Apr-17
17-36693FALMOUTHMenauhant Road over Bourne's Pond05-Apr-1705-May-17
15-34446FRAMINGHAMWaushakam Pond, Big Farm and Little Farm Pond29-Mar-1728-Apr-17
17-36612GILL26 Trenholm Way27-Mar-1726-Apr-17
17-36420GLOUCESTER105 Wingaersheek Rd27-Mar-1726-Apr-17
17-36682GRAFTON14 Hudson Avenue10-Apr-1710-May-17
17-36669HADLEY2 River Drive06-Apr-1706-May-17
09-27490HALIFAXMonponsett Pond07-Apr-1707-May-17
09-27490HANSONMonponsett Pond07-Apr-1707-May-17
17-36675HAVERHILLCrystal Lake, off Lake Street13-Apr-1713-May-17
16-36209HOLYOKEOld Bassett Road (Behind 81- 85 Jarvis Ave)30-Mar-1729-Apr-17
17-36514HOPKINTONDCR Trails; Miles Standish State Park, CT River Greenway State Park, Whitehall State Park03-Apr-1703-May-17
11-29771IPSWICH301 Argilla Road27-Mar-1726-Apr-17
05-17756MANSFIELDRolling Hills Subdivision13-Apr-1713-May-17
17-36689METHUEN57 Old Ferry Road11-Apr-1711-May-17
17-36406MIDDLEBOROUGHCulvert, MP 36.5 Cape Main29-Mar-1728-Apr-17
17-36525MIDDLETON0 North Liberty street27-Mar-1726-Apr-17
09-27559MILFORDCamp Street Extension30-Mar-1729-Apr-17
17-36427MILFORD111 Cedar Street07-Apr-1707-May-17
08-25987MONTAGUEPower Canal, Turners Falls10-Apr-1710-May-17
17-36630MONTEREY30 Elephant Rock Road31-Mar-1730-Apr-17
17-36631MONTEREY74 Tyringham Road31-Mar-1730-Apr-17
16-35450NANTUCKETCoskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge27-Mar-1726-Apr-17
17-36676NANTUCKET20 Sankaty Head Road06-Apr-1706-May-17
17-36684NEWBURY2 Northern Boulevard10-Apr-1710-May-17
17-36514NORTHAMPTONDCR Trails; Miles Standish State Park, CT River Greenway State Park, Whitehall State Park03-Apr-1703-May-17
17-36672NORTHBRIDGERiverdale Street06-Apr-1706-May-17
17-36690ORLEANS16 Hayward Lane04-Apr-1704-May-17
07-21957PITTSFIELDLot 101, Blythwood Drive10-Apr-1710-May-17
17-36695PLYMOUTHLot 6D Gallows Pond Road06-Apr-1706-May-17
17-36698PLYMOUTHLot 10 Saquish Western Point10-Apr-1710-May-17
16-35779PROVINCETOWN806 Commercial Street29-Mar-1728-Apr-17
17-36629RAYNHAM0  Locust Street27-Mar-1726-Apr-17
17-36391REVERERevere & Winthrop Beaches18-Apr-1718-May-17
17-36662ROCHESTER59 Marion Road03-Apr-1703-May-17
17-36692ROCHESTER0 Neck Road (behind 681 and 693 Neck Road)13-Apr-1713-May-17
17-36650SANDWICH85 Salt Marsh Road27-Mar-1726-Apr-17
17-36694SANDWICH11 Norse Pines Drive06-Apr-1706-May-17
16-35428SANDWICH1, 3, 5 White Cap Path07-Apr-1707-May-17
17-36627SAVOYSavoy Town Park Pavillion and Parking29-Mar-1728-Apr-17
11-30278SHIRLEY0 Patterson Road (near 35 patterson road)11-Apr-1730-Apr-17
17-36517SPENCER3 Old Meadow Road28-Mar-1727-Apr-17
16-36133TRURO5 Town Dump Road (off Route 6)03-Apr-1703-May-17
14-33740TRURO67 Old Kings Highway14-Apr-1714-May-17
17-36625UXBRIDGE56 Locust Street27-Mar-1726-Apr-17
16-36157WESTFIELDLot A Falcon Drive27-Mar-1726-Apr-17
17-36407WESTPORTWatuppa Culvert Replacement30-Mar-1729-Apr-17
17-36686WESTPORTOsprey Lane30-Mar-1729-Apr-17
17-36391WINTHROPRevere & Winthrop Beaches18-Apr-1718-May-17
12-30629WOBURNWoburn Country Club (within Horn Pond Recreational Area)07-Apr-1707-May-17
05-17730WORCESTERWorcester Regional Airport03-Apr-1703-May-17
17-36696WRENTHAM685 South Street06-Apr-1706-May-17
Pending Conservation & Management Permit Applications
NHESP File NumberTownLocationFiling DateNHESP Due Date
00-8132BRIDGEWATERPleasant Street (Route 104)1/11/20172/10/2017
12-30540DRACUT100 Pelczar Rd9/13/201610/13/2016*
14-32963EASTONoff Mill Street, 71 Mill Street12/1/201612/31/2016*
15-34659HOLYOKE200 Rock Valley Road9/16/201611/27/2016*
15-34109NANTUCKET10 & 14 Massasoit Bridge Road8/3/20169/2/2016*
09-26262WESTPORTBrookmeadow Estates, off Brookwood Drive5/9/20166/8/2016*
16-35449EDGARTOWNNorton Point Beach, East Beach and Leland Beach3/27/20174/26/2017
16-35450NANTUCKETCoskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge3/27/20174/26/2017
05-17135PLYMOUTHAD Makepeace Master Plan4/3/201703-May-17
15-34276SPRINGFIELDOutfall Structures and Access Road at Connecticut River4/12/201712-May-17
16-36265NANTUCKETOld South Road4/12/201712-May-17

*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
17-36623AGAWAMEversource ROW Line 1007-0130221-Apr-17Conditional - No take
17-36330AMHERST323 Montague Road - Cherry Hill Golf Course30-Mar-17No Take
17-36523BEDFORDL.G. Hanscom Field31-Mar-17Conditional - No take
15-34648BELLINGHAMCross Street21-Apr-17No Take
17-36575BERKLEY70 Elm Street - Bridge Village Heritage Park13-Apr-17No Take
17-36559BOSTONGallops Island, Georges Island, Spectacle Island, Peddocks Island31-Mar-17No Take
17-36584BOURNEJoint Base Cape Cod14-Apr-17Conditional - No take
09-27433BRAINTREESunset Lake11-Apr-17Conditional - No take
10-27740BROOKFIELD151 Lake Rd30-Mar-17No Take
16-35332CHATHAM151 Sky Way05-Apr-17No Take
17-36523CONCORDL.G. Hanscom Field31-Mar-17Conditional - No take
08-24526CONCORD577 & 599 Monument St21-Apr-17No Take
17-36553DARTMOUTHJason Drive18-Apr-17No Take
17-36605DUXBURY308 Summer Street12-Apr-17No Take
17-36626DUXBURY0 Summer Street07-Apr-17No Take
08-24292EASTHAMDyer Prince Road28-Mar-17Conditional - No take
17-36620EASTHAM230 Country Lane14-Apr-17No Take
11-29660EDGARTOWN50 Oyster Watcha Road14-Apr-17No Take
16-35449EDGARTOWNNorton Point Beach, East Beach and Leland Beach05-Apr-17Take
15-34446FRAMINGHAMWaushakam Pond, Big Farm and Little Farm Pond06-Apr-17No Take
08-25110GLOUCESTERDavis Beach, Bungalow Rd, 16 Bayberry Lane20-Apr-17Conditional - No take
17-36601HALIFAXMBTA Positive Train Control (PTC) System Installation29-Mar-17No Take
07-22450HARWICH280 Long Pond Drive13-Apr-17No Take
11-29577HARWICH14 Hidden Pond Circle20-Apr-17No Take
17-36675HAVERHILLCrystal Lake, off Lake Street14-Apr-17Conditional - No take
17-36550HOLLISTONoff Woodland Street23-Mar-17No Take
09-26532LINCOLNFarrar Pond05-Apr-17No Take
17-36597LOWELLClark Road/Douglas Road19-Apr-17No Take
17-36647MARION41 East Avenue21-Apr-17No Take
17-36582MATTAPOISETT0 Reservation Road19-Apr-17No Take
11-29860METHUENrailroad ROW from Salem NH to Lawrence, MA city lines.30-Mar-17No Take
17-36601MIDDLEBOROUGHMBTA Positive Train Control (PTC) System Installation29-Mar-17No Take
09-27559MILFORDCamp Street Extension06-Apr-17Conditional - No take
17-36376NANTUCKET48 & 49 West Miacomet Road06-Apr-17Conditional - No take
17-36540NANTUCKET5 Barstow Road23-Mar-17No Take
17-36600NANTUCKET24 Almanack Pond Road07-Apr-17No Take
16-35450NANTUCKETCoskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge05-Apr-17Take
17-36556NEW BEDFORD300 Herman Melville Blvd29-Mar-17No Take
17-36537NEWBURYPORT3-5 Collins Farm Road20-Apr-17No Take
17-36628ORANGE60 Roche Ave21-Apr-17No Take
13-32000ORLEANS25 Cheney Road07-Apr-17No Take
17-36574PLYMOUTH106 Black Cat Road27-Mar-17No Take
17-36560PLYMOUTH975 Bourne Road31-Mar-17No Take
17-36391REVERERevere Beach18-Apr-17Take
17-36562ROCHESTER79 Bradford Lane27-Mar-17No Take
17-36662ROCHESTER59 Marion Road19-Apr-17No Take
17-36584SANDWICHJoint Base Cape Cod14-Apr-17Conditional - No take
17-36627SAVOYMain Road - Route 11618-Apr-17No Take
16-36284SHUTESBURYWest Branch Swift River24-Mar-17Conditional - No take
11-30238SHUTESBURY12 Wyola Dr06-Apr-17No Take
17-36548SOUTH HADLEYPromenade Way04-Apr-17No Take
17-36516SPENCERSpencer Depot Rail Trail27-Mar-17No Take
10-28935STOCKBRIDGE4 Williamsville Road23-Mar-17No Take
17-36595SUDBURY4 Maynard Road20-Apr-17No Take
17-36597TEWKSBURYClark Road/Douglas Road19-Apr-17No Take
05-17349TISBURYMink Meadows Beach19-Apr-17Conditional - No take
17-36622TRURO36 Shore Road14-Apr-17No Take
17-36570TRURO1 Spyglass Hill Road30-Mar-17No Take
05-17135WAREHAMAD Makepeace Master Plan18-Apr-17Take
17-36621WELLFLEET125 Peace Valley Road14-Apr-17No Take
16-35971WELLFLEET125 Duck Pond Road21-Apr-17No Take
17-36638WELLFLEET35 Sea Oaks19-Apr-17No Take
98-3506WEST TISBURY142 Plum Bush Point Road23-Mar-17No Take
17-36561WESTFORD21 Pine Grove Road23-Mar-17No Take
17-36609WESTPORT190 East Beach Road14-Apr-17Conditional - No take
17-36391WINTHROPWinthrop Beach18-Apr-17Take
14-34005WORCESTER496 Hamilton Street11-Apr-17No Take
17-36648WRENTHAMSweatt Beach, 715 Franklin Street21-Apr-17No 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
Revere Beach and Winthrop Beach; for Inclusion in the Statewide Piping Plover Habitat Conservation PlanRevere & Winthrop18-Apr-2017Permit Issued
Solar Facility off Crystal Spring RoadMattapoisett14-Apr-2017Permit Amended
10 Lot Subdivision, Woodbine StreetTaunton07-Mar-2017Permit Issued
Dead Neck/Sampson’s Island Restoration & ManagementBarnstable01-Feb-2017Permit Issued
Boston Gas Company Ponkapoag Take StationMilton26-Jan-2017Permit Issued
River Run Mixed Use Residential DevelopmentPlymouth26-Jan-2017Permit Amended


Adjudicatory Proceedings

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