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
96-0807AGAWAMConnecticut Riverwalk & Bikeway; Riverdale Street02-Jun-1602-Jul-16
16-35680ALFORD12 Alford Road08-Jun-1608-Jul-16
16-35706AMESBURY445 - 447 Main Street, Merrimack River06-Jun-1606-Jul-16
16-35709ARLINGTON47 Spy Pond Lane, Lots A & B10-Jun-1610-Jul-16
08-25939ATHOL2033 Main Street15-Jun-1615-Jul-16
08-25017BARNSTABLE1524 Main Street06-Jun-1606-Jul-16
16-35730BOURNE150 Red Brook Harbor Road17-Jun-1617-Jul-16
00-8132BRIDGEWATERPleasant Street (Route 104)02-Jun-1602-Jul-16
16-35720BRIMFIELD3 Sixth Street09-Jun-1609-Jul-16
16-35685CHILMARK69 Cobb's Hill Road31-May-1630-Jun-16
16-35724COHASSETRoute 3A17-Jun-1601-Jul-16
16-35702DARTMOUTH1039 Reed Road14-Jun-1614-Jul-16
16-35703DUXBURY554 Union Street16-Jun-1616-Jul-16
16-35688EASTHAM10 Ballwic Road01-Jun-1601-Jul-16
09-26207EDGARTOWNPocha Road Extension, Wasque Point15-Jun-1615-Jul-16
16-35714FALMOUTHBeach Lot, Saconesset Road09-Jun-1609-Jul-16
03-11899FRAMINGHAMLake Cochituate31-May-1630-Jun-16
10-28219FRANKLIN300 Fisher St15-Jun-1615-Jul-16
16-35704FREETOWN64 Narrows Road16-Jun-1616-Jul-16
16-35721GROTON72 Boathouse Road17-Jun-1617-Jul-16
04-15781GROVELAND150, 151 and 153 Center Street: Bussing and Mattingly properties)03-Jun-1603-Jul-16
16-35689HARWICH13 Whippoorwill Lane02-Jun-1602-Jul-16
12-31259HOPEDALE125 Plain Street10-Jun-1610-Jul-16
16-35693LAKEVILLE149 Bedford Street06-Jun-1606-Jul-16
96-0807LONGMEADOWConnecticut Riverwalk & Bikeway; Riverdale Street02-Jun-1602-Jul-16
16-35724MARSHFIELDRoute 3A17-Jun-1601-Jul-16
16-35320MASHPEEMashpee 10 Year Comprehensive Dredge & Nourishment Project30-May-1629-Jun-16
16-35465MIDDLEBOROUGHLot 4A Bedford Street15-Jun-1615-Jul-16
11-29209MILTONBlue Hills Reservation09-Jun-1609-Jul-16
16-35628MONTAGUE44 Center Street09-Jun-1609-Jul-16
16-35627MOUNT WASHINGTONoff Mr. Everett Road, Plantain Pond Road09-Jun-1609-Jul-16
16-35687NATICK50 Magnolia Road31-May-1630-Jun-16
03-11899NATICKLake Cochituate31-May-1630-Jun-16
16-35722NEW MARLBOROUGHClayton Mill River Road13-Jun-1613-Jul-16
16-35726NORTH ANDOVERWestern Branch Railroad at MP28.09/MP28.2021-Jun-1621-Jul-16
05-18596NORTONoff East Main Street01-Jun-1601-Jul-16
15-34281OAK BLUFFS41 Hay Path Road05-Jun-1605-Jul-16
11-30145ORANGEOrange Airport, off Airport Street16-Jun-1615-Jul-16
12-30922PEABODY25 Russell Street31-May-1630-Jun-06
16-35446PLYMOUTHLong Beach31-May-1630-Jun-16
16-35715PLYMOUTH92 Tower Hill Farm Road09-Jun-1609-Jul-16
12-31744PLYMOUTHoff Little Sandy Pond Road16-Jun-1616-Jul-16
11-29209QUINCYBlue Hills Reservation09-Jun-1609-Jul-16
16-35700ROCKLAND333 Rockland Street09-Jun-1609-Jul-16
05-18770SANDWICH311 Service Road East14-Jun-1614-Jul-16
16-35724SCITUATERoute 3A17-Jun-1601-Jul-16
16-35708SHERBORN60 Washington street09-Jun-1609-Jul-16
16-35692SOUTHAMPTON314 College Highway15-Jun-1615-Jul-16
96-0807SPRINGFIELDConnecticut Riverwalk & Bikeway; Riverdale Street02-Jun-1602-Jul-16
10-27807STOCKBRIDGE25 Mahkeenac Terrace10-Jun-1610-Jul-16
16-35477TAUNTONWoodbine Street06-Jun-1606-Jul-16
07-23790TISBURYState Road31-May-1630-Jun-16
16-35659TISBURYPilot Hill Farm, Vineyard Haven23-Jun-1623-Jul-16
16-35683TRURO4 Baker Lane31-May-1630-Jun-16
16-35717TRURO3 Pine Ridge Road10-Jun-1610-Jul-16
16-35719TRURO1 Noons Heights Road15-Jun-1615-Jul-16
16-35729TRURO15 Cabral Farm Road16-Jun-1616-Jul-16
16-35542WARWICKNorthfield Road03-Jun-1603-Jul-16
03-11899WAYLANDLake Cochituate31-May-1630-Jun-16
16-35694WELLFLEET1200 Bound Brook Island Road08-Jun-1608-Jul-16
96-0807WEST SPRINGFIELDConnecticut Riverwalk & Bikeway; Riverdale Street02-Jun-1602-Jul-16
16-35460WEST TISBURY45 Checamo Path13-Jun-1613-Jul-16
15-34334WINCHENDONHarris Road over Tarbell Brook03-Jun-1603-Jul-16
16-35426WRENTHAM20 Arlene Drive10-Jun-1610-Jul-16
Pending Conservation & Management Permit Applications
NHESP File NumberTownLocationFiling DateNHESP Due Date
05-17586AGAWAMConnecticut River Remediation Pilot Cap Project3/31/20164/30/2016
96-0807AGAWAMConnecticut Riverwalk & Bikeway; Riverdale Street6/3/20167/3/2016
10-28375ATTLEBOROSlater Street6/23/20167/23/2016
05-17586HOLYOKEConnecticut River Remediation Pilot Cap Project3/31/20164/30/2016
05-17586LONGMEADOWConnecticut River Remediation Pilot Cap Project3/31/20164/30/2016
96-0807LONGMEADOWConnecticut Riverwalk & Bikeway; Riverdale Street6/3/20167/3/2016
15-34109NANTUCKET10 & 14 Massasoit Bridge Road2/29/20163/30/2016**
05-17586SPRINGFIELDConnecticut River Remediation Pilot Cap Project3/31/20164/30/2016
96-0807SPRINGFIELDConnecticut Riverwalk & Bikeway; Riverdale Street6/3/20167/3/2016
96-0807WEST SPRINGFIELDConnecticut Riverwalk & Bikeway; Riverdale Street6/3/20167/3/2016
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
16-35438ACTON2 Locations: Robbins Mill Pond (in PH); Ice House Pond27-May-16No Take
96-0807AGAWAMConnecticut Riverwalk & Bikeway; Riverdale Street03-Jun-16Take
16-35596AMESBURY444 - 446 Main Street22-Jun-16No Take
09-27216ANDOVERNorthern New England Passenger Rail Authority02-Jun-16No Take
16-35657BARNSTABLE0 Long Beach Road, Osterville17-Jun-16Conditional - No take
16-35587BARNSTABLE273 Regency Drive, Marstons Mills27-May-16No Take
16-35653BOXBOROUGH593 Massachusetts Avenue15-Jun-16No Take
16-35647BRAINTREEGreat Pond/ Lower Reservoir, 300 King Hill Rd16-Jun-16Conditional - No take
16-35597BREWSTER276 Gull's Way03-Jun-16No Take
16-35635BURLINGTON36 Mill Street14-Jun-16No Take
08-25068CHATHAM26 Salt Pond Road03-Jun-16No Take
16-35586CHILMARK14 & 16 Squibnocket Road27-May-16No Take
13-32506COHASSETBound Brook Dam; Beechwood Street17-Jun-16No Take
09-27405DARTMOUTH90 & 92 Allen's Neck Road14-Jun-16Conditional - No take
16-35390DRACUT1489 & 1499 Broadway Road15-Jun-16Conditional - No take
08-24292EASTHAM531 Dyer Prince Road (creation of Keene Way)22-Jun-16No Take
16-35595EASTHAM640 Nauset Road03-Jun-16No Take
09-26683EDGARTOWNVarious23-Jun-16Conditional - No take
11-29784EDGARTOWN20 Swan Neck Road10-Jun-16No Take
15-34145EGREMONTMount Washington Road03-Jun-16No Take
15-34655ERVINGArch Street14-Jun-16No Take
10-27994FALMOUTHWoods Hole Oceanographic Institute Quissett Campus - 171 Oyster Pond Road10-Jun-16No Take
16-35623FRAMINGHAM18 Salmi Rd08-Jun-16No Take
16-35616FREETOWN241 Chace Road08-Jun-16No Take
16-35648GILLFrench King Highway15-Jun-16No Take
16-35605GREAT BARRINGTON15 Cone Avenue27-May-16No Take
14-32923HADLEYShattuck Road03-Jun-16Conditional - No take
09-27144HAVERHILLMBTA Merrimack River Bridge23-Jun-16Conditional - No take
09-27216HAVERHILLNorthern New England Passenger Rail Authority02-Jun-16No Take
16-35602HOLLISTON17 Whitney Street27-May-16No Take
15-34540LAWRENCE39 South Canal Street30-May-16No Take
07-22839LEEGoose Pond13-Jun-16No Take
96-0807LONGMEADOWConnecticut Riverwalk & Bikeway; Riverdale Street03-Jun-16Take
16-35320MASHPEEMashpee 10 Year Comprehensive Dredge & Nourishment Project17-Jun-16Conditional - No take
16-35677MASHPEE226 Wheeler Road22-Jun-16No Take
15-35063METHUEN494 Howe Street22-Jun-16No Take
16-35671METHUENPelham Street22-Jun-16No Take
16-35294MILTON1904 Canton Avenue03-Jun-16No Take
16-35536MONTAGUEWest Camp Road, Camp 11E30-May-16No Take
16-35628MONTAGUE44 Center Street09-Jun-16No Take
07-21999MONTEREYLake Garfield27-May-16Conditional - No take
16-35464NANTUCKET47, 53, 55, 57, 61, 63, 67, 69 Pocomo Road01-Jun-16Conditional - No take
97-2127NANTUCKET165 Wauwinet Road10-Jun-16No Take
16-35640NANTUCKET3 Beacon Lane15-Jun-16No Take
07-21275NANTUCKET12 Gardner Road31-May-16No Take
16-35617NANTUCKET16 Boulevarde10-Jun-16No Take
15-34694NORTHAMPTONRocky hill Road to Easthampton Road17-Jun-16No Take
16-35630NORTHAMPTON170 Glendale Road, Northampton Landfill16-Jun-16No Take
09-26683OAK BLUFFSVarious23-Jun-16Conditional - No take
15-34281OAK BLUFFS41 Hay Path Road14-Jun-16No Take
15-34166OXFORD70 Hugenot Road22-Jun-16No Take
12-31577PEMBROKERoutes 3, 14/53, 53 and 13922-Jun-16No Take
08-24133PLYMOUTH180 Black Cat Road01-Jun-16No Take
16-35662PLYMOUTH12 Ice House Road22-Jun-16No Take
16-35446PLYMOUTHLong Beach15-Jun-16Take
16-35606REHOBOTH237 Brook Street08-Jun-16No Take
16-35503RICHMONDLenox Road30-May-16Conditional - No take
15-34363SANDWICH151 & 153 North Shore Boulevard17-Jun-16Conditional - No take
16-35667SANDWICH62 Salt Marsh Road22-Jun-16No Take
96-0807SPRINGFIELDConnecticut Riverwalk & Bikeway; Riverdale Street03-Jun-16Take
11-29811STURBRIDGEOld Sturbridge Village Road23-Jun-16Take
10-27762TEMPLETONPleasant St, Summer St, Baldwinville03-Jun-16No Take
16-35631TISBURYMarion Way10-Jun-16No Take
16-35669TISBURYCranberry Acres22-Jun-16No Take
16-35673TISBURY3 Marion's Way22-Jun-16No Take
16-35585TRURO1 Left Handed Road27-May-16No Take
07-22839TYRINGHAMGoose Pond13-Jun-16No Take
16-35542WARWICKNorthfield Road03-Jun-16No Take
16-35679WELLFLEET5 5th Street17-Jun-16Conditional - No take
96-0807WEST SPRINGFIELDConnecticut Riverwalk & Bikeway; Riverdale Street03-Jun-16Take
11-29654WEST TISBURY259 John Cottle Road27-May-16No Take
16-35678WEST TISBURY454 State Road22-Jun-16No Take
13-32545WESTFIELD146 Main St. (Rte. 20) in Westfield14-Jun-16No Take
12-31686WESTFORD400 Littleton Rd20-Jun-16Conditional - No take
09-26516WILBRAHAM09-26516: Minnechaug Regional School, 621 Main St.  09-26516a: South Main St / Tinkham Rd.24-Jun-16No Take
09-27216WILMINGTONNorthern New England Passenger Rail Authority02-Jun-16No Take
16-35426WRENTHAM20 Arlene Drive23-Jun-16No Take
16-35629YARMOUTH138 Crowell Road02-Jun-16No Take
16-35636YARMOUTH301 Buck Island Road10-Jun-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
Knotty Pines EstatesDighton12-May-2016Permit Amended
CSO Outfall Improvement Project, CSO 012, 013 and 018Springfield16-May-2016Permit Issued
Winthrop Beach RenourishmentWinthrop26-May-2016Permit Amended
Unpaved Road Use in Vicinity of Least Tern Chicks, Plymouth Long BeachPlymouth15-Jun-2016Permit Issued
Tall Timbers Estates, Water MainKingston23-Jun-2016Permit Amended
Connecticut River Walk and BikewayWest Springfield30-Jun-2016Permit Issued
Viridian Meadows Residential SubdivisionAttleboro30-Jun-2016Permit Issued


Adjudicatory Proceedings

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