- Beaver Control Near Public Water Supply Sources - Guidance
Guidance for determining whether or not the presence of beaver or muskrat poses a public-health threat to a water supply source.
- Determination of Threat to Public Water Supplies Due to Beaver and Muskrat
Form to request action to address possible threat to water supplies from beaver and muskrat.
- Form to Report Protocol for Awareness of New or Expanded Watershed Projects
Public water systems relying on surface-water sources must document to MassDEP that they have a protocol in place for reviewing proposed activities within the watershed.
- Project Awareness Protocol for Review of Activities Within Watersheds
Many drinking water suppliers review proposals that may affect the watershed. Recommendations to local boards on specific performance standards and protection measures are just one step in this review.