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
14-33999ACUSHNETLot 16A Hathaway Road22-Dec-1421-Jan-15
15-34058BARNSTABLE436 Turtleback Road02-Jan-1501-Feb-15
15-34057BELCHERTOWN1066 Federal Street14-Jan-1513-Feb-15
14-33921CARVERLinbi's Path, 19 High Street02-Jan-1501-Feb-15
15-34029CHESHIRE926 North State Road30-Dec-1429-Jan-15
12-30760CONCORD1400 Lowell Rd24-Dec-1423-Jan-15
14-33725CONWAY46 Delbarre Ave05-Jan-1504-Feb-15
14-33985FALMOUTHMegansett Harbor23-Dec-1422-Jan-15
15-34040HARWICH26 Walkerwoods Drive31-Dec-1430-Jan-15
10-28205HARWICH4 Braddock Street - Winstead Inn08-Jan-1507-Feb-15
15-34043HOLBROOK130 Weymouth Street26-Dec-1425-Jan-15
15-34041MARION23 Dexter Road31-Dec-1430-Jan-15
15-34036MIDDLEBOROUGH43 Pleasant Street29-Dec-1428-Jan-15
15-34026NANTUCKET21 Sheep Pond Road24-Dec-1423-Jan-15
15-34027NANTUCKET80 & 84 Wauwinet Road24-Dec-1423-Jan-15
15-34035NANTUCKET106 Surfside Road26-Dec-1425-Jan-15
14-33937NANTUCKET156 & 158 Orange Street26-Dec-1425-Jan-15
15-34065PALMERThird Street16-Jan-1515-Feb-15
14-34000PLAINVILLE51-53 Mirimichi Street22-Dec-1421-Jan-15
14-34015PLYMOUTH74 Gunning Point Road22-Dec-1421-Jan-15
15-34047ROWLEY27 Glen St31-Dec-1430-Jan-15
15-34046SHIRLEYoff Holden Road31-Dec-1430-Jan-15
13-31860SHIRLEYoff Walker Road14-Jan-1513-Feb-15
15-34055SHIRLEY169 Leominster Road14-Jan-1513-Feb-15
15-34045STOCKBRIDGE19 Birch Lane26-Dec-1425-Jan-15
15-34038TAUNTONSummer Street, High Street, Brook Street Extension, Kilmer Street30-Dec-1429-Jan-15
14-32917TOWNSENDWest Meadow Road08-Jan-1507-Feb-15
14-34016TYNGSBOROUGH5 Riverbend Road22-Dec-1421-Jan-15
14-34018WAREHAMoff Cranberry Highway22-Dec-1421-Jan-15
11-29137WELLFLEET724 State Highway Route 626-Dec-1425-Jan-15
12-30936WEST BRIDGEWATERWest Center St over Hockomock River14-Jan-1528-Jan-15
15-34051WEST SPRINGFIELD519 & 539 Riverdale Street02-Jan-1501-Feb-15
15-34059YARMOUTHOff Willow Street05-Jan-1504-Feb-15
Pending Conservation & Management Permit Applications
NHESP File NumberTownLocationFiling DateNHESP Due Date
12-31095BELLINGHAMProposed Subdivision - Elmshade27-Jun-14MEPA**
12-31683BOLTONHarvard Rd07-Jan-1506-Feb-15
12-31690HOLYOKEFish Passage Enhancement Project - Holyoke Hydroelecric20-Nov-1420-Dec-14*
08-24387LAKEVILLE5 Harding Street; Route 4421-Aug-1424-Oct-14*
08-24387MIDDLEBOROUGH5 Harding Street; Route 4421-Aug-1424-Oct-14*
06-20894MIDDLEBOROUGHWood Street29-Aug-1428-Sep-14*

*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
14-33999ACUSHNETLot 16A Hathaway Road16-Jan-15No Take
14-33996AMESBURY60 Merrimac Street15-Jan-15No Take
14-33943BARNSTABLE128 Sandy Neck23-Dec-14No Take
14-33928BRIDGEWATEROff Lakeside Drive23-Dec-14No Take
14-33975BRIMFIELD53 Apple Road14-Jan-15No Take
14-33994CARLISLE295 East Riding Drive15-Jan-15No Take
06-20297CARLISLE63 Hanover Road (Lot A-1)06-Jan-15No Take
14-34003CHILMARK18 Peaked Hill Road16-Jan-15No Take
14-33988DARTMOUTH443 Old Fall River Road14-Jan-15No Take
14-33952DENNIS36 Mandigo Road/5, 7, 9, 11, 13 Collins Ave07-Jan-15Conditional - No take
14-33987DENNIS161 Uncle Barney's Road09-Jan-15No Take
14-33618EASTHAM235 Eldredge Drive07-Jan-15Conditional - No take
12-31225EDGARTOWN93 Pocha Road06-Jan-15No Take
14-33995ESSEX2 Rocky Hill Road15-Jan-15No Take
14-33974HINGHAM192 Union Street09-Jan-15No Take
14-33953KINGSTON69 Ring Rd23-Dec-14No Take
14-33978MATTAPOISETTAcushnet Road06-Jan-15No Take
14-33946NANTUCKET3 & 5 Lauretta Lane23-Dec-14No Take
14-34006NANTUCKET51 Crooked Lane16-Jan-15No Take
14-33982NEW BEDFORDNew Bedford Airport15-Jan-15No Take
14-33944ORLEANS36 Chase Lane23-Dec-14No Take
14-33630PITTSFIELD492 Holmes Road14-Jan-15No Take
14-33961PLYMOUTH77 Trails End Cove Road31-Dec-14No Take
14-33990PLYMOUTH60 Morgan Road14-Jan-15No Take
14-33651SANDWICH0 & 209 Route 6A16-Jan-15No Take
14-34002SANDWICH100 Salt Marsh Road16-Jan-15No Take
11-30089SOUTHWICK39 John Mason Road16-Jan-15Conditional - No take
14-33910TRURO5 Great Hills Lane09-Jan-15No Take
14-33993TRURO110 Slough Pond Road09-Jan-15No Take
14-33927WELLFLEET30 Cottontail Road23-Dec-14No Take
14-33981WELLFLEEToff Goss Lane14-Jan-15No Take
07-22124WEST BRIDGEWATER320 West Center Street22-Dec-14No Take
14-33955WEST TISBURY8 Waldron's Bottom Road23-Dec-14No Take
07-22704WEST TISBURY30 Beach Pebble Road09-Jan-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
River's Edge EstatesDunstable12-Nov-14Permit Issued
Emerald Pines Active Adult CommunityMethuen12-Nov-14Permit Issued
Solar Development at former Neenah Paper SiteGreat Barrington25-Nov-14Permit Issued
NSTAR ROW 13 Vegetation Removal to widen existing cleared limits of Right-of-Way (ROW)Uxbridge, Blackstone, Mendon25-Nov-14Permit Issued
Groton School - Soil/Debris RemovalGroton3-Dec-14Permit Issued
Solar Electric Generation FacilityMattapoisett3-Dec-14Permit Issued


Adjudicatory Proceedings

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