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
15-34538ANDOVERoff Bulfinch Drive09-Jul-1508-Aug-15
15-34591BERKLEY137R Bay View Avenue30-Jun-1530-Jul-15
09-27429BOXFORD55 Towne Rd03-Jul-1502-Aug-15
08-25315CHILMARKSquibnocket Beach Parking Lot30-Jun-1530-Jul-15
08-25593DARTMOUTH968 Reed Road15-Jul-1514-Aug-15
15-34461DENNIS122-150 Shore Drive09-Jul-1508-Aug-15
13-32759DUXBURY56 and 70 Bow Street14-Jul-1513-Aug-15
10-27994FALMOUTHWoods Hole Oceanographic Institute Quissett Campus - 171 Oyster Pond Road10-Jul-1509-Aug-15
15-34446FRAMINGHAMWaushakam Pond, Big Farm and Little Farm Pond17-Jul-1516-Aug-15
15-34624GEORGETOWNPond Street03-Jul-1502-Aug-15
15-34284GREAT BARRINGTONFront Street Area29-Jun-1529-Jul-15
15-34628GREAT BARRINGTONPark St over Housatonic River15-Jul-1529-Jul-15
14-33183GREENFIELDROW Montague, Greenfield13-Jul-1512-Aug-15
12-31359HADLEY1 Russell Street20-Jul-1519-Aug-15
15-34620HAVERHILLRiver Street, 12 Washington Square, 307 Water Street, 163 South Elm Street07-Jul-1506-Aug-15
15-34611MASHPEE31 Amy Brown Road03-Jul-1502-Aug-15
15-34613MIDDLEBOROUGH7 Winter Street06-Jul-1505-Aug-15
14-33183MONTAGUEROW Montague, Greenfield13-Jul-1512-Aug-15
08-25738MONTGOMERY227, 231, 233, 235 Pitcher Street21-Jul-1520-Aug-15
14-33202NEW BEDFORD1569 Airport Road02-Jul-1501-Aug-15
15-34627NEWBURY10 Northern Boulevard09-Jul-1508-Aug-15
15-34610NORWELL263 Winter Street03-Jul-1502-Aug-15
15-34612ORLEANS18 & 22 Gibson Road06-Jul-1505-Aug-15
15-34432PALMER181 Emery Street07-Jul-1506-Aug-15
12-31744PLYMOUTHoff Little Sandy Pond Road16-Jul-1530-Jul-15
14-33812ROCKLAND276 Weymouth Street15-Jul-1514-Aug-15
08-23986SANDWICHAtkins Road29-Jun-1529-Jul-15
15-34592SANDWICH94 Salt Marsh Road01-Jul-1531-Jul-15
12-31208SANDWICH90 Salt Marsh Road06-Jul-1505-Aug-15
15-34621SANDWICH93 Salt Marsh Road08-Jul-1507-Aug-15
15-34622SANDWICH9 Beachway West16-Jul-1515-Aug-15
13-31860SHIRLEY56 Walker Road15-Jul-1514-Aug-15
Pending Conservation & Management Permit Applications
NHESP File NumberTownLocationFiling DateNHESP Due Date
10-28375ATTLEBOROSlater Street28-May-15MEPA**
12-31095BELLINGHAMProposed Subdivision - Elmshade27-Jun-14MEPA**

*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
15-34457AMESBURY20 Woodwell Circle07-Jul-15No Take
11-30302ASHBYWest Road14-Jul-15No Take
15-34511BEDFORDHanscom Field, 200 Hanscom Drive16-Jul-15Conditional - No take
12-31628BEDFORD9A Francis Kelley Rd; 350 A Concord Rd; 269E Dudley Road29-Jun-15No Take
15-34379BOSTONLogan International Airport09-Jul-15Conditional - No take
14-33390BOURNE122/124 Waterhouse Road22-Jul-15No Take
15-34577BOURNEBournedale Road22-Jul-15No Take
15-34580BREWSTERPaines Creek Road22-Jul-15No Take
14-33863CANTONWashington Street, Blue Hills Ski Area15-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34570CARVER0 North Main Street & 1 Green Street17-Jul-15No Take
14-33940CHILMARK0 Gosnold's Way30-Jun-15Conditional - No take
15-34387CHILMARK2 & 4 Gosnold's Way09-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34511CONCORDHanscom Field, 200 Hanscom Drive16-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34461DENNIS122-150 Shore Drive16-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34461DENNIS122-150 Shore Drive16-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34573EGREMONT44 Mount Washington Road23-Jul-15No Take
15-34527FALMOUTH345 Hatchville Road08-Jul-15No Take
15-34563GREAT BARRINGTONHousatonic Railroad Bridge Repairs (8 locations)14-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34507HAMILTONoff Asbury Street30-Jun-15No Take
15-34517HARWICH50 Martha's Lane02-Jul-15No Take
15-34575HARWICH150 Long Road23-Jul-15No Take
15-34534LAKEVILLE54 Pierce Avenue09-Jul-15No Take
15-34563LEEHousatonic Railroad Bridge Repairs (8 locations)14-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34509LEE1565 Pleasant Street02-Jul-15No Take
15-34563LENOXHousatonic Railroad Bridge Repairs (8 locations)14-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34466MIDDLEBOROUGH17 Jericho Road08-Jul-15No Take
14-33863MILTONWashington Street, Blue Hills Ski Area15-Jul-15Conditional - No take
10-28702NANTUCKET78 Madaket Road16-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34574NANTUCKET10 Monomoy Creek Road22-Jul-15No Take
14-33202NEW BEDFORD1569 Airport Road15-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34542NEW MARLBOROUGH260 Hadsell Street09-Jul-15No Take
15-34285NORTHBRIDGEBlackstone Canal02-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34518NORWELLMain Street (Route 123)02-Jul-15No Take
15-34522PEPPERELL78 Prescott Street01-Jul-15No Take
15-34589PEPPERELL135 Shirley Street14-Jul-15No Take
15-34523PHILLIPSTON190 Baldwinville Road09-Jul-15No Take
15-34563PITTSFIELDHousatonic Railroad Bridge Repairs (8 locations)14-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34429PLYMOUTH138 Roxy Cahoon Road14-Jul-15No Take
15-34578PLYMOUTH48 Lakeview Boulevard21-Jul-15No Take
15-34551ROCKPORTPenzance Road30-Jun-15No Take
09-26511SANDWICH73 Salt Marsh Road10-Jul-15Conditional - No take
10-28138SANDWICH34 Salt Marsh Road21-Jul-15Conditional - No take
12-31208SANDWICH90 Salt Marsh Road10-Jul-15Conditional - No take
14-34002SANDWICH100 Salt Marsh Road10-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34490SANDWICH107 Salt Marsh Road29-Jun-15Conditional - No take
08-23986SANDWICHAtkins Road09-Jul-15No Take
15-34563SHEFFIELDHousatonic Railroad Bridge Repairs (8 locations)14-Jul-15Conditional - No take
13-31860SHIRLEY56 Walker Road17-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34294SHIRLEY21 Patterson Road17-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34563STOCKBRIDGEHousatonic Railroad Bridge Repairs (8 locations)14-Jul-15Conditional - No take
15-34590STOW2 Dawes Road24-Jul-15No Take
15-34552SUDBURY625 Boston Post Road09-Jul-15No Take
15-34572WENDELLoff Wendell Depot Road14-Jul-15No Take
15-34576WEST TISBURY41 Oak Grove Road22-Jul-15No Take
15-34521WESTFIELDGranville Road01-Jul-15No Take
99-5672WHATELYMill River, east of Chestnut Plan Rd15-Jul-15Take
15-34379WINTHROPLogan International Airport09-Jul-15Conditional - No take
14-32906WORCESTER375 Airport Drive30-Jun-15Take
15-34568YARMOUTHBishop & Clerks Lighthouse17-Jul-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
Athletic FieldsLakeville24-Jun-2015Permit Amended
2.8 MW Solar Electric Generation FacilityWareham17-Jul-2015Permit Issued
Off Road Vehicle Escorting Past Piping Plover ChicksOrleans17-Jul-2015Permit Amended
Goodale Quarry Sand & Gravel ExtractionOak Bluffs30-Jul-2015Permit Issued


Adjudicatory Proceedings

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