HCP Certificates of Inclusion

Any nonfederal land owner that implements covered activities described in the HCP is eligible to apply for a COI to receive incidental take coverage.

Public comments will be accepted on each request for a minimum of 15 business days prior to issuing a COI. Comments should be sent to coastal.waterbirds@state.ma.us.

Final Certificates of Inclusion/Conservation & Management Permits

The following Certificates of Inclusion and Conservation & Management Permits have been finalized and approved for 2017.

To view finalized and approved Certificates of Inclusion and Conservation & Management Permits from 2016, please see Piping Plover HCP Annual Reports.

2017

North (Nauset) Beach, Chatham: Comment period concluded July 6, 2017; Approved July 19, 2017

   Final Certificate of Inclusion 

    Final Conservation and Management Permit 

    DFW Responses to Public Comments 

    Attachment A: Request for COI 

Plymouth Long Beach, Plymouth: Comment period concluded February 17, 2017; Approved May 25, 2017

   Final Certificate of Inclusion and Property Owner Agreements 

    Final Conservation and Management Permit 

    DFW Response to Public Comments 

    Attachment A: Request for COI 

Cape Poge Wildlife Refuge (East Beach and Leland Beach), Edgartown: Comment period concluded January 31, 2017; Approved May 25, 2017; No public comments received.

   Final Certificate of Inclusion 

    Final Conservation and Management Permit 

    Attachment A: Request for COI 

Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge, Nantucket: Comment period concluded January 31, 2017; Approved May 25, 2017; No public comments received.

   Final Certificate of Inclusion 

    Final Conservation and Management Permit 

    Attachment A: Request for COI 

Revere State Reservation, Revere & Winthrop Shores Reservation, Winthrop: Comment period concluded April 17, 2017; Approved April 18, 2017; No public comments received.

   Final Certificate of Inclusion 

    Final Conservation & Management Permit 

    Attachment A: Request for COI 

Sandy Neck Beach Park, Barnstable: Comment period concluded February 14, 2017; Approved March 17, 2017; No public comments received.

   Final Certificate of Inclusion 

    Final Conservation and Management Permit 

    Attachment A: Request for COI 

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