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
14-33909ANDOVER3124 Line - Dracut, Andover, Tewksbury14-Jan-1613-Feb-16
16-35243BELCHERTOWN81 North Libery Street (Western Site); 270 Franklin Street (Eastern Site)13-Jan-1612-Feb-16
13-32261BOSTONMWRA Water Distribution Redundancy (Southern Extra High Service Area, Section 77/88)05-Jan-1604-Feb-16
16-35237BREWSTER958 Satucket Road04-Jan-1603-Feb-16
15-35141COHASSET79-123 Atlantic Avenue27-Jan-1626-Feb-16
14-33948CONWAYRose Property, Shelburne Falls Road11-Jan-1610-Feb-16
13-32261DEDHAMMWRA Water Distribution Redundancy (Southern Extra High Service Area, Section 77/88)05-Jan-1604-Feb-16
16-35198DENNIS51 Bleakhouse Circle06-Jan-1605-Feb-16
14-33909DRACUT3124 Line - Dracut, Andover, Tewksbury14-Jan-1613-Feb-16
16-35238GROTONBurnt Meadow Road08-Jan-1607-Feb-16
11-30415HADLEY325 Rocky Hill Rd13-Jan-1612-Feb-16
15-34031HADLEY91 North Maple Street, & Rocky Hill Road25-Jan-1624-Feb-16
16-35235HARWICH18 Hall Mark Lane04-Jan-1603-Feb-16
15-34540LAWRENCE39 South Canal Street14-Jan-1613-Feb-16
16-35239LEE460 Cooper Creek Road12-Jan-1611-Feb-16
15-35107MARIONSippican Harbor22-Jan-1621-Feb-16
05-17732NANTUCKET84 Quidnet Road13-Jan-1612-Feb-16
16-35224NANTUCKET125 & 129 Wauwinet Road15-Jan-1614-Feb-16
16-35217NEW BEDFORD3 Locations - New Bedford Airport, 1569 Airport Road11-Jan-1610-Feb-16
08-24249NORTH ANDOVER2302 Turnpike St04-Jan-1603-Feb-16
16-35248NORTH ANDOVERMBTA installation of antenna for inMotion equipment (PTC Positive Train Control)04-Jan-1603-Feb-16
16-35248NORTH ANDOVERMBTA installation of antenna for inMotion equipment (PTC Positive Train Control)04-Jan-1603-Feb-16
15-34769OAK BLUFFS111 Edgartown/Vineyard Haven Road08-Jan-1607-Feb-16
16-35174OAKHAMBrowning Pond14-Jan-1613-Feb-16
12-31019PHILLIPSTONQueen Lake Road (Route 101)27-Jan-1626-Feb-16
05-18923PLYMOUTHGunning Point Road04-Jan-1603-Feb-16
16-35223PLYMPTONLake Street13-Jan-1612-Feb-16
16-35236SANDWICH212 Phillips Road04-Jan-1603-Feb-16
16-35199SANDWICHBeachway West11-Jan-1610-Feb-16
14-33661SANDWICHShawme Road15-Jan-1614-Feb-16
16-35232SHARONBriggs Pond19-Jan-1618-Feb-16
07-23802SHIRLEYGreat Road / Rte. 2A11-Jan-1610-Feb-16
16-35174SPENCERBrowning Pond14-Jan-1613-Feb-16
07-23582SPENCER32 West Main St21-Jan-1620-Feb-16
14-33909TEWKSBURY3124 Line - Dracut, Andover, Tewksbury14-Jan-1613-Feb-16
16-35212TOWNSEND90 Warren Road04-Jan-1603-Feb-16
16-35218TOWNSEND235 Wallace Hill Road08-Jan-1607-Feb-16
16-35202TRURO36 Corn Hill Road15-Jan-1614-Feb-16
15-34597WAYLAND41 Cochituate Road22-Jan-1621-Feb-16
16-35220WELLFLEET464 Route 611-Jan-1610-Feb-16
15-35127WELLFLEETKing Phillip Road, Field Point21-Jan-1620-Feb-16
07-23047WEST BRIDGEWATER Maple St19-Jan-1618-Feb-16
16-35200WEST TISBURY140 & 155 Merry Farm Road11-Jan-1610-Feb-16
09-27505WEST TISBURY270 John Cottle Road/ 271 John Cottle Road21-Jan-1620-Feb-16
15-35159WESTFIELD244 Honey Pot Road14-Jan-1613-Feb-16
13-32261WESTWOODMWRA Water Distribution Redundancy (Southern Extra High Service Area, Section 77/88)05-Jan-1604-Feb-16
Pending Conservation & Management Permit Applications
NHESP File NumberTownLocationFiling DateNHESP Due Date
10-28375ATTLEBOROSlater Street10-Jul-158/9/2015*
06-19721MIDDLEBOROUGHOld Center Street01-Oct-1510/31/2015*
14-33175REHOBOTHReynolds Avenue28-Dec-1527-Jan-16

*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
05-17586AGAWAMFormer Springfield Gas Works - Springfield Riverfront Park07-Jan-16Take
16-35167BARNSTABLE10 Nyes Neck Road East05-Jan-16No Take
16-35215BARNSTABLE251 Nyes Neck Road, Centerville28-Jan-16No Take
16-35164BERKLEY48 & 54 County Street27-Jan-16No Take
13-32261BOSTONBoston, Dedham & Westwood20-Jan-16No Take
08-25315CHILMARKSquibnocket Beach Parking Lot22-Jan-16No Take
13-32261DEDHAMBoston, Dedham & Westwood20-Jan-16No Take
12-31002DENNIS86 & 88 Horsefoot Path05-Jan-16No Take
15-35075DENNIS105 South Street05-Jan-16No Take
15-35154DOUGLASLot 2, 90 Cedar Street12-Jan-16No Take
15-35138FALMOUTHLot 103 Southview Way14-Jan-16No Take
16-35166GLOUCESTER99 Kondelin Road06-Jan-16No Take
09-27063GROTONLowell Rd28-Jan-16Conditional - No take
16-35204GROTONOld Dunstable Road28-Jan-16Conditional - No take
15-35000HADLEYMt. Warner Road, off of River Drive (221 River Drive, 223 River Drive, 2 Hibbard Lane)21-Jan-16No Take
05-17586HOLYOKEFormer Springfield Gas Works - Springfield Riverfront Park07-Jan-16Take
15-35095LAKEVILLE260 Kenneth Welch Drive08-Jan-16No Take
05-17586LONGMEADOWFormer Springfield Gas Works - Springfield Riverfront Park07-Jan-16Take
15-35145LONGMEADOWRoute I-9106-Jan-16No Take
15-34901LUNENBURG213 Fire Road 1604-Jan-16No Take
16-35214MARIONRocky Knook Lane28-Jan-16No Take
16-35195MATTAPOISETTJane Lane14-Jan-16No Take
16-35210MIDDLEBOROUGHWall Street22-Jan-16No Take
16-35189MIDDLETON295 North Main Street27-Jan-16No Take
10-28173NANTUCKET40 Squam Road12-Jan-16Conditional - No take
15-35093NANTUCKET8 Wingspread Lane08-Jan-16No Take
15-35120NANTUCKET5 Pond View Drive14-Jan-16No Take
16-35216NANTUCKET32 Pochick Avenue29-Jan-16No Take
15-35144NEEDHAM1191 Greendale Ave22-Jan-16No Take
15-35078NEW BEDFORD137 - 143 Popes Island05-Jan-16No Take
16-35187PEMBROKE590 Washington Street27-Jan-16No Take
16-35211PLYMOUTH41 Graffam Road22-Jan-16No Take
15-35119PROVINCETOWN1 MacMillan Wharf12-Jan-16No Take
15-35079ROCHESTER188 Marion Road12-Jan-16No Take
15-35070ROCKPORT11 Hodgkins Road04-Jan-16No Take
15-35072ROCKPORToff Rte 12704-Jan-16No Take
15-35122SHEFFIELDBartholomew's Cobble Reservation, Weatogue Road21-Jan-16Conditional - No take
15-34901SHIRLEY213 Fire Road 1604-Jan-16No Take
05-17586SPRINGFIELDFormer Springfield Gas Works - Springfield Riverfront Park07-Jan-16Take
15-34936STATEWIDELine 142112-Jan-16Conditional - No take
15-35074SWANSEA150 Hornbine Road05-Jan-16No Take
15-35136TAUNTON51 Dolan Circle14-Jan-16Conditional - No take
16-35208TRURO16 Corn Hill Landing20-Jan-16No Take
16-35213TRURO10 and 12 Hatch Road22-Jan-16No Take
15-35104WAREHAMoff Brown Street20-Jan-16No Take
16-35163WELLFLEET20 4th Avenue22-Jan-16Conditional - No take
15-35153WELLFLEET260 Lieutenant Island Road27-Jan-16No Take
15-35031WELLFLEET45 Perch Pond Way06-Jan-16No Take
07-23047WEST BRIDGEWATER Maple St22-Jan-16No Take
15-35159WESTFIELD244 Honey Pot Road27-Jan-16No Take
06-21009WESTPORTAmerican Legion Highway - Route 17705-Jan-16No Take
15-35090WESTPORT65 Boathouse Row08-Jan-16No Take
13-32261WESTWOODBoston, Dedham & Westwood20-Jan-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
Installation of Water Distribution  System and Water Supply Well FieldEastham2-Nov-2015Permit Issued
Worcester Regional Airport, CAT III and Taxiway Improvements ProjectWorcester & Leicester18-Nov-2015Permit Issued
Cabot Taps Separation ProjectGreenfield & Montague9-Dec-2015Permit Issued


Adjudicatory Proceedings

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