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
17-36419AMESBURY79 High Street30-May-1729-Jun-17
17-36827AMESBURY83 Whitehall Road30-May-1729-Jun-17
17-36837BARNSTABLE78 Sawmill Road05-Jun-1705-Jul-17
17-36905BEDFORD269E Dudley Road16-Jun-1716-Jul-17
17-36894BOSTONLogan Airport12-Jun-1712-Jul-17
17-36781BREWSTERNickerson State Park (3488 Main Street)31-May-1730-Jun-17
17-36725BREWSTER220 Nan-Ke-Rafe Path31-May-1730-Jun-17
17-36502BREWSTER149 Red Fawn Rd06-Jun-1706-Jul-17
17-36873CHESTERFIELDIreland Street over West Branch Bronson Brook14-Jun-1728-Jun-17
14-33790CHILMARKBrickyard Road02-Jun-1702-Jul-17
17-36866CHILMARK10 Highland Way05-Jun-1705-Jul-17
17-36838DARTMOUTH802 Rock O'Dundee Road05-Jun-1705-Jul-17
17-36865DENNIS28 River Lane02-Jun-1702-Jul-17
15-34585DRACUT154 Parker Road31-May-1730-Jun-17
14-33347EASTONCornerstone Drive30-May-1729-Jun-17
17-36867FALMOUTH0 Ashumet Rd, 0 Hooppole Road02-Jun-1702-Jul-17
12-30766FALMOUTHBourne's Pond & Menauhant Beach - off Menauhant Rd05-Jun-1705-Jul-17
17-36898FRANKLINInnsbruck Way14-Jun-1714-Jul-17
13-32329HAMILTON537 Highland St01-Jun-1701-Jul-17
17-36754HARWICH183 Oak Street (Cranberry Valley Golf Course)12-Jun-1712-Jul-17
17-36598HINGHAM32 & 48 Lazell Street05-Jun-1705-Jul-17
16-35341HINGHAM55 Gilford Road15-Jun-1715-Jul-17
17-36868HOLBROOK240R Weymouth Street07-Jun-1707-Jul-17
17-36888LUDLOWEversource Line 35419-Jun-1719-Jul-17
17-36892MARSHFIELD58 High Beacon Waye20-Jun-1720-Jul-17
17-36893MASHPEE47 Cove Road12-Jun-1712-Jul-17
17-36896METHUENMaple Street14-Jun-1714-Jul-17
06-21253METHUENLot 2 McGrath Road19-Jun-1719-Jul-17
17-36891MIDDLEBOROUGH70 White Banks Road19-Jun-1719-Jul-17
13-32671MONSON230 Silver Street; Lot 2A30-May-1729-Jun-17
17-36805MONTEREY36 Elephant Rock Road07-Jun-1707-Jul-17
17-36870NEWBURYPORT15 & 16 Gloria Street07-Jun-1707-Jul-17
13-32057NORFOLK17, 65 and 67 Lawrence Street14-Jun-1714-Jul-17
17-36833NORTH ANDOVER0 Rea pond, 224 French Farm Road (Easement)01-Jun-1701-Jul-17
17-36890NORTH ANDOVERoff North Main Street19-Jun-1719-Jul-17
04-16275NORTH ATTLEBOROUGHEast of Cushman Road and west of Cumberland Avenue22-Jun-1722-Jul-17
15-34065PALMERThird Street13-Jun-1713-Jul-17
06-20704PLYMOUTHTelegraph Hill31-May-1730-Jun-17
17-36913PLYMOUTH6 Marscot Way15-Jun-1715-Jul-17
16-35672RICHMONDSummit Road30-May-1729-Jun-17
17-36862ROCHESTER90 Snows Pond Road01-Jun-1701-Jul-17
17-36889SALISBURY22- 24 First Street19-Jun-1719-Jul-17
17-36829SHEFFIELD105 Weatogue Road30-May-1729-Jun-17
16-35892SOUTH HADLEYMiller Street and East Street21-Jun-1721-Jul-17
06-19141SOUTHBRIDGE83 Dresser Hill Road05-Jun-1705-Jul-17
17-36480STERLINGPratts Junction Road31-May-1730-Jun-17
17-36815TOPSFIELDIpswich River Wildlife Sanctuary, 87 Perkins Row31-May-1730-Jun-17
17-36863TRURO12 Crestview Circle02-Jun-1702-Jul-17
08-24813TYNGSBOROUGH170 Frost Road30-May-1729-Jun-17
15-34267WEST BRIDGEWATER401/403 Pleasant Street08-Jun-1708-Jul-17
17-36789WILLIAMSTOWNChristmas Brook- Williams College08-Jun-1708-Jul-17
Pending Conservation & Management Permit Applications
NHESP File NumberTownLocationFiling DateNHESP Due Date
00-8132BRIDGEWATERPleasant Street (Route 104)1/11/20173/5/2017*
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*
16-36265NANTUCKETOld South Road4/12/20175/12/2017*

*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
06-19493ACUSHNETBlaise Drive, North of Hathaway Road23-Jun-17Take
17-36419AMESBURY79 High Street04-Jun-17No Take
16-36268AQUINNAHRed Gate Farm, Moshup Trail15-Jun-17Take
17-36809AYERAyer Landfill, 0 Groton Harvard Road16-Jun-17No Take
17-36790BARNSTABLE417 Lakeside Drive West09-Jun-17No Take
17-36766BARNSTABLE192 Meadow Lane26-May-17No Take
17-36848BARNSTABLE120 Railroad Avenue23-Jun-17No Take
17-36799BOURNE3 locations: Off Bournedale Rd; off Mirasol Rd; off Highway 2821-Jun-17No Take
17-36755BREWSTER115 Hamilton Cartway01-Jun-17No Take
17-36822CONCORD393 Estabrook Road15-Jun-17Conditional - No take
17-36409CONCORDMeyers Pond, 116 Estabrook Road08-Jun-17No Take
17-36821CONCORD1411 Lowell Road - The Middlesex School21-Jun-17No Take
08-24164DARTMOUTH12 Salt Creek Road07-Jun-17No Take
09-27462DENNIS140-160 Main St22-Jun-17No Take
17-36847DENNIS2 William Crowell Road23-Jun-17No Take
16-35969DUXBURYNorth Street & Keene Street25-May-17Conditional - No take
17-36801EASTON79 Prospect Street08-Jun-17No Take
09-26421EDGARTOWNOyster Pond Beach31-May-17Conditional - No take
12-30766FALMOUTHBourne's Pond & Menauhant Beach - off Menauhant Rd21-Jun-17Conditional - No take
07-22384FALMOUTHShining Sea Bikepath in the vicinity of Trunk River; 0 Oyster Pond Road21-Jun-17Conditional - No take
10-28963FALMOUTH15 Carey Lane21-Jun-17No Take
17-36747GILL19 Hill Drive31-May-17No Take
17-36820GROTON109 Chicopee Row23-Jun-17No Take
13-32157HAMPDENThresher Road01-Jun-17No Take
13-31849HAVERHILLButtonwoods Trail, Water Street22-Jun-17Conditional - No take
17-36824HAVERHILL22 Coachmans Lane23-Jun-17No Take
17-36746HUBBARDSTON231 Gardner Road31-May-17No Take
17-36819IPSWICH230 Topsfield Road23-Jun-17No Take
07-22182KINGSTON1021 Kingston's Place07-Jun-17Conditional - No take
17-36797KINGSTON120 Country Club Way16-Jun-17No Take
17-36843LEEChapel Street over Greenwater Brook12-Jun-17No Take
17-36795LEVERETT257 Montague Road15-Jun-17No Take
17-36767MARSHFIELD164 King Philips Pathe26-May-17No Take
13-32671MONSON230 Silver Street; Lot 2A06-Jun-17No Take
16-35790MONSON145 Thayer Road/ Lot 607-Jun-17No Take
17-36744MONTAGUEMillers Falls Road (Near intersection with East Mineral Road)31-May-17No Take
17-36654MONTEREY19 Limerock Lane01-Jun-17No Take
17-36805MONTEREY36 Elephant Rock Road15-Jun-17No Take
14-33240NANTUCKET141 Cliff Road08-Jun-17No Take
17-36846NANTUCKET77 Squam Rd21-Jun-17No Take
17-36787NANTUCKET83 Polpis Road07-Jun-17No Take
13-32551NEW ASHFORDGreylock Road and Bauer Road21-Jun-17Conditional - No take
17-36803NEW BEDFORDButler Flats Lighthouse ( NE of Fort Rodman)09-Jun-17No Take
17-36641NEWBURY131,133,151 Scotland Road07-Jun-17No Take
15-35050NORTH ADAMS861 State Road: 861, 895, & 915 State Road; Off Massachusetts Avenue01-Jun-17No Take
04-16275NORTH ATTLEBOROUGHEast of Cushman Road and west of Cumberland Avenue22-Jun-17Conditional - No take
17-36793NORWELL31 Central Street12-Jun-17No Take
17-36757OTISOtis Reservoir07-Jun-17Conditional - No take
12-30922PEABODY25 Russell Street; Peabody Municipal Light Plant & New England Power Right of Ways15-Jun-17No Take
13-32607PITTSFIELD200 Blythewood Drive21-Jun-17No Take
17-36743PITTSFIELDCommercial Street31-May-17No Take
17-36779PITTSFIELD104 Blythewood Drive08-Jun-17No Take
06-20704PLYMOUTHTelegraph Hill14-Jun-17No Take
17-36768PLYMOUTH146 Drew Road26-May-17No Take
17-36798PLYMOUTH18 & 0 Lynn Circle16-Jun-17No Take
17-36817PRINCETON247 East Princeton Road12-Jun-17No Take
17-36489PROVINCETOWN76 R Bayberry Ave15-Jun-17No Take
10-27668RAYNHAM38 Bridge Street09-Jun-17No Take
17-36788ROCHESTER591 Neck Road09-Jun-17No Take
17-36791SANDWICH347 Phillips Road02-Jun-17No Take
17-36804SHEFFIELD1187 Bow Wow Road09-Jun-17No Take
17-36761TAUNTONRocky Woods Street ( Lot 27)01-Jun-17No Take
17-36815TOPSFIELDIpswich River Wildlife Sanctuary, 87 Perkins Row08-Jun-17No Take
08-24813TYNGSBOROUGH170 Frost Road21-Jun-17No Take
17-36810UXBRIDGE1025 Quaker Highway12-Jun-17No Take
17-36699WARETributary to Swift River in Ware (Behind 780 Belchertown Road)08-Jun-17No Take
16-35163WELLFLEET20 4th Avenue21-Jun-17Conditional - No take
17-36800WELLFLEET125 Mill Hill Road21-Jun-17No Take
16-35196WEST SPRINGFIELD1305 Memorial Avenue19-Jun-17No Take
17-36806WEST TISBURYBailey Park Road12-Jun-17No Take
17-36808WEST TISBURYTrotters Lane12-Jun-17No Take
17-36397WESTFIELDMontgomery Road25-May-17Conditional - No 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
2 Lot Subdivision, 24 Pocomo RoadNantucket14-Jun-2017Permit Issued
Brook Meadow Estates and Meadbowbrook Farms SubdivisionsWestport14-Jun-2017Permit Issued
Clinton Landfill Solar ArrayClinton01-Jun-2017Permit Amended
Eversource Solar ArrayMontague30-May-2017Permit Issued
Bear Hill Estates SubdivisionDunstable25-May-2017Permit Issued
Plymouth Long Beach Piping Plover Habitat Conservation PlanPlymouth25-May-2017Permit Issued
East Beach & Leland Beach Plover Habitat Conservation PlanEdgartown25-May-2017Permit Issued
Coskata-Coatue Piping Plover Habitat Conservation PlanNantucket25-May-2017Permit Issued
Old South Road Mixed-Used DevelopmentNantucket03-May-2017Permit Issued


Adjudicatory Proceedings

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