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
16-36004BREWSTERParcel 85-111 Long Pond Road09-Sep-1609-Oct-16
16-35989CARLISLEGreenough Pond Dam; Maple Street06-Sep-1606-Oct-16
16-35955COLRAINHeath Road Bridge over West Branch North River02-Sep-1602-Oct-16
16-35839DEERFIELD67, 69, 73 and Off Sugarloaf Street12-Sep-1612-Oct-16
10-28155DENNIS49 & 77 Oliver Drive30-Aug-1629-Sep-16
12-30653DOUGLAS115 Shore Rd09-Sep-1609-Oct-16
05-19057EAST BRIDGEWATERRobbins Pond Campground Property29-Aug-1628-Sep-16
14-33151EDGARTOWNForever Wild Way14-Sep-1614-Oct-16
16-35982FALMOUTH1 Southview Way29-Aug-1628-Sep-16
16-35984FREETOWN4 Cleveland Ave31-Aug-1630-Sep-16
13-32267GOSNOLDBlue Heron Drive, Cuttyhunk01-Sep-1601-Oct-16
16-35686GRANVILLERoute 57 Culvert over Potash Brook06-Sep-1606-Oct-16
16-35875HAMPDEN22 South Road02-Sep-1602-Oct-16
04-13795LOWELL55.1 and 61 First Street Boulevard (VFW Highway) ;61 First Street Boulevard13-Sep-1613-Oct-16
12-31734MASHPEE188 Pimlico Pond Road06-Sep-1606-Oct-16
16-35992MENDON7 Puffer Drive (Lot 18A)09-Sep-1609-Oct-16
16-35993MENDON11 Puffer Drive (Lot20A)09-Sep-1609-Oct-16
16-35953METHUEN476 Lowell Street31-Aug-1630-Sep-16
16-35985MIDDLEBOROUGH485R Wareham Street01-Sep-1601-Oct-16
16-35903MIDDLETON17 Old Essex Street12-Sep-1612-Oct-16
16-35403MONTEREY24 Lakeside Terrace07-Sep-1607-Oct-16
14-33240NANTUCKET141 Cliff Road02-Sep-1602-Oct-16
16-35987NANTUCKET13 Boulevarde02-Sep-1602-Oct-16
16-35921NANTUCKET316 Polpis Road06-Sep-1606-Oct-16
16-36000NEW MARLBOROUGH1143 Hartsville New Marlborough Road14-Sep-1614-Oct-16
16-35980NEWBURYPORTNorth Reservation Terrace, Plum Island06-Sep-1606-Oct-16
13-32586NEWBURYPORT2 Woodland St Rear & 300-302R Merrimac St08-Sep-1608-Oct-16
16-35995NORTH ANDOVER30 Ironwood Road12-Sep-1612-Oct-16
06-19302NORTHAMPTONCollege Lane, Smith College, Paradise Pond13-Sep-1617-Oct-16
11-29425ORLEANS29 Beach Plum Lane06-Sep-1606-Oct-16
16-35998OTIS6 South Gate Island Road12-Sep-1612-Oct-16
11-29284OXFORDCharlton Street, from Main Street to Dudley Road12-Sep-1612-Oct-16
16-35991PEPPERELLnear 55 Prescott Street12-Sep-1612-Oct-16
01-8614PITTSFIELD101 Central Berkshire Boulevard29-Aug-1628-Sep-16
16-35291PLYMOUTH532-536, 538 Federal Furnace Road29-Aug-1628-Sep-16
16-36003PLYMOUTH200 Cutters Field Road06-Sep-1606-Oct-16
16-35974RICHMOND20 Swamp Road01-Sep-1601-Oct-16
16-35684SANDWICH11 Shaker House Road13-Sep-1613-Oct-16
16-35892SOUTH HADLEYMiller Street and East Street02-Sep-1602-Oct-16
16-35947SOUTH HADLEY225 Hadley Street07-Sep-1607-Oct-16
16-35994SOUTHWICK13 Robin Road12-Sep-1612-Oct-16
16-35946SPENCER56 Browning Pond Circle29-Aug-1628-Sep-16
09-27371SUNDERLAND139 Plumtree Road06-Sep-1606-Oct-16
16-35477TAUNTONWoodbine Street06-Sep-1606-Oct-16
16-36001TISBURYBorder Road06-Sep-1606-Oct-16
16-35983WAREHAMnear Long Beach, Wareham River31-Aug-1630-Sep-16
16-35865WILLIAMSBURGBridge Street Sidewalk29-Aug-1628-Sep-16
04-16453WILLIAMSTOWNMulti Family, Water Street (Route 43)13-Sep-1613-Oct-16
08-25678SHUTESBURYRandall Road23-Aug-1622-Sep-16
16-35892SOUTH HADLEYMiller Street and East Street02-Sep-1602-Oct-16
16-35947SOUTH HADLEY225 Hadley Street07-Sep-1607-Oct-16
16-35946SPENCER56 Browning Pond Circle29-Aug-1628-Sep-16
16-35789SUNDERLAND308 Plumtree Road & 380 Silver Lane25-Aug-1624-Sep-16
09-27371SUNDERLAND139 Plumtree Road06-Sep-1606-Oct-16
16-35477TAUNTONWoodbine Street06-Sep-1606-Oct-16
16-35404WAREHAM52 Great Neck Road22-Aug-1621-Sep-16
16-35983WAREHAMnear Long Beach, Wareham River31-Aug-1630-Sep-16
06-21208WEST TISBURY32 Plum Bush Point Road26-Aug-1625-Sep-16
16-35803WESTFIELDLot 2A Montgomery Road25-Aug-1624-Sep-16
16-35865WILLIAMSBURGBridge street/Route 929-Aug-1628-Sep-16
10-28011YARMOUTHCape Cod Rail Trail Extension06-Sep-1620-Sep-16
Pending Conservation & Management Permit Applications
NHESP File NumberTownLocationFiling DateNHESP Due Date
12-31722BARNSTABLESampson's Island and Dead Neck Land Management Plan (Dredge, Nourish, Vegetation Management)7/28/20168/27/2016*
12-30540DRACUT100 Pelczar Rd9/13/201610/13/2016
15-34659HOLYOKE200 Rock Valley Road9/16/201610/16/2016
15-34109NANTUCKET10 & 14 Massasoit Bridge Road8/3/20169/2/2016*
15-35009NANTUCKET10 Eat Fire Spring Road9/21/201610/21/2016
09-26262WESTPORTBrookmeadow Estates, off Brookwood Drive5/9/20166/8/2016*

*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
11-30273ACUSHNET0  Wing Lane15-Sep-16No Take
16-35845BELLINGHAM105 Cross Street24-Aug-16No Take
11-30085BREWSTER87 North Pond Drive21-Sep-16No Take
16-35915BREWSTER286 Landing Drive14-Sep-16No Take
16-35884CHELMSFORD56 Winter Street26-Aug-16No Take
14-33940CHILMARK0 Gosnold's Way26-Aug-16No Take
16-35866COHASSET91 Doane Street31-Aug-16No Take
15-35048DEERFIELDoff Stillwater Road16-Sep-16No Take
10-28155DENNIS49 & 77 Oliver Drive09-Sep-16Conditional - No take
13-31968EASTHAM30 Longstreet Lane26-Aug-16No Take
16-35897EASTON188 Massapoag Ave16-Sep-16Conditional - No take
16-35867GRANVILLERoute 57, Potash Corner to Deadmans Curve02-Sep-16No Take
16-35944HAMILTONSagamore Hill Solar Observatory, Hanscom Air Force Base19-Sep-16No Take
16-35795HARDWICK1524 Barre Road20-Sep-16No Take
16-35863HOLBROOKOff Weymouth Street24-Aug-16No Take
16-35901LEICESTER500 Moose Hill Road21-Sep-16No Take
16-35911LENOXDrainage Channel at Station 220+14Lt Route 7 and 2026-Aug-16No Take
16-35937MARSHFIELD180 Enterprise Drive06-Sep-16No Take
97-2127NANTUCKET165 Wauwinet Road24-Aug-16No Take
16-35925NANTUCKET2 South Pasture Lane31-Aug-16No Take
16-35956NANTUCKET1 Milestone Road16-Sep-16No Take
07-21483NORTH ANDOVERPond Pasture Lane @ Rear of 575 Osgood Street24-Aug-16No Take
16-35802NORTHBRIDGEBlackstone River ( Approximate to Sutton and School Streets)24-Aug-16No Take
16-35846OAK BLUFFS30 Featherstone Lane26-Aug-16No Take
16-35914OAK BLUFFSBrush Island Lane09-Sep-16No Take
11-30145ORANGEOrange Airport, off Airport Street07-Sep-16Conditional - No take
16-35938PEMBROKE17 Marlymac Way21-Sep-16No Take
16-35932PITTSFIELD619 Lakeway Drive13-Sep-16No Take
16-35933PROVINCETOWN226 B Bradford Street02-Sep-16No Take
11-29274PROVINCETOWN2 Commercial Street26-Aug-16No Take
16-35882PROVINCETOWN3 Tiny's Way02-Sep-16No Take
16-35974RICHMOND20 Swamp Road15-Sep-16No Take
16-35931ROCHESTER536 Snipatuit Road01-Sep-16No Take
13-32182SANDWICH51R Freeman Ave13-Sep-16Conditional - No take
16-35684SANDWICH11 Shaker House Road14-Sep-16Conditional - No take
16-35405SANDWICHOld County Road, adjacent to Nye Pond31-Aug-16No Take
16-35834SAUGUS1831 Broadway22-Sep-16Conditional - No take
15-34712SCITUATENorth Scituate Beach (off Glades Rd & Surfside Road)15-Sep-16No Take
08-25678SHUTESBURYRandall Road20-Sep-16No Take
16-35789SUNDERLAND308 Plumtree Road & 380 Silver Lane21-Sep-16No Take
16-35609SWANSEAOcean Grove Ave Waterfront25-Aug-16No Take
16-35416TISBURY4 Marion's Way01-Sep-16No Take
16-35817TOWNSENDLot 0 Warren Road15-Sep-16No Take
16-35930TRURO131 South Pamet Road16-Sep-16No Take
16-35854UPTONLot 1 North Street26-Aug-16No Take
16-35404WAREHAM52 Great Neck Road21-Sep-16No Take
16-35913WELLFLEET70 Cliff Road09-Sep-16No Take
09-26539WELLFLEETWellfleet Harbor Dredging31-Aug-16Take
16-35976WELLFLEET350 Pamet Point Road16-Sep-16No Take
16-35916WEST TISBURYLongview Road12-Sep-16No Take
16-35975WEST TISBURY106 Red Farm Road, 36/38/42 Fire Tower Road16-Sep-16No Take
16-35803WESTFIELDLot 2A Montgomery Road21-Sep-16No Take
07-22789WESTFORD257 Concord Road26-Aug-16No Take
16-35883WESTFORD0 Upper Meadow Lane26-Aug-16No Take
16-35865WILLIAMSBURGBridge street/Route 907-Sep-16No Take
16-35929YARMOUTH15 Powers Lane16-Sep-16No 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
McGrath Road Commercial SubdivisionMethuen2-Aug-2016Permit Issued
Thrush Hollow Residential SubdivisionMiddleborough11-Aug-2016Permit Issued
Nauset Beach Off Road Vehicle ManagementChatham11-Aug-2016Permit Issued
Middlesex Turnpike Transportation Improvement Project Phase 3Beford, Billerica15-Sept-2016Permit Issued
Old Sturbridge Village Solar ArraySturbridge15-Sept-2016Permit Issued


Adjudicatory Proceedings

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