The Conservation Commission is a commission appointed by the Board of Selectmen (enabled by the Conservation Commission Act M.G.L. ch. 40, sec 8C) to plan for natural resource protection, acquire important land and water areas, and manage these properties for conservation and recreation purposes.
|Ronald A. Stead||Chairperson|
|Jeffrey D. Raymond||Member|
Statutory Conservation Commission Duties Under Massachusetts General Laws
310 CMR 10.00
Wetlands Protection Act — the regulations establish procedures for conservation commissions and Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) to follow in issuing permits for work in areas protected under the Wetlands Protection Act.