These links have been compiled to be used as resource library for residents, consultants and Conservation Commissioners.

STATE

ENVIRONMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS

Executive Office of Energy & Environmental Affairs

Mass. Association of Conservation Commissions (MACC)

Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)

Assoc. of Mass. Wetland Scientists

Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Program (NHESP)

Society of Wetland Scientists

Mass Department of Fish & Game

Mass. Municipal Association

Norfolk Registry of Deeds

Society for Ecological Restoration

Mass. GIS, "Oliver" On-line Mapping Tool

Mass. Audubon

Mass. Environmental Policy Act (MEPA) Office

NE Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission

Division of Ecological Restoration

Environmental League of Mass.

Attorney General's Office

 

DEP Wetlands Map

VERNAL POOLS

 

Link to Vernal Pool & Wildlife

LAWS, REGULATIONS

 

Search Mass. General Laws

LOW IMPACT/SMART GROWTH

Federal Wetlands Regulations

UNH Stormwater Studies

 

UConn Rain Garden Info

FEDERAL

EPA Green Infrastructure

Army Corps of Engineers

Tree Canopy as BMP

FEMA National Flood Insurance Program

Mass Audubon Sustainable

EPA Wetlands

 

 

LANDSCAPING/NATIVE PLANTS

RESOURCES/EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS

Link to Landscaping, Native Plants, Trees

Mass Watershed Coalition

 

Open Space Resources

LAND PRESERVATION/LAND TRUSTS

Check a Professional License

Steve Small, Preserving Family Lands

Mass Keystone Project Resources

Community Preservation Coalition

DEP Stormwater Resources

Trustees of Reservations

 

MassWoods Forest Conservation

CONSERVATION LAND

Mass Land Trust Coalition

Foxborough Conservation Land Info

Wildlands Trust

F. Gilbert Hills State Forest

Land Trust Alliance

Sharon Friends of Conservation

DFG Wildlife & Habitat Conservation

Neponset Reservoir

Taunton River Watershed Alliance

Borderland State Park

American Farmland Trust

Canoe River ACEC

Neponset River Watershed Association

 

 

FISHING & HUNTING INFO

PARK & RECREATION ORGANIZATIONS

Link to Foxborough Conservation Land

Mass Dept. of Conservation & Recreation

 

National Recreation & Park Assoc.

AERIAL PHOTOS/GIS INFORMATION

 

Live Search Maps

TICK BORNE DISEASES

MassGIS OLIVER

Lyme Disease Prevention - CDC

Google Maps

Lyme Disease - CDC

Google Maps with Street View

UMass Extension - About Lyme

 

UMass Tick Research Lab (LMZ)

MISCELLANEOUS

Mass Dept. Public Health Tick Info

Docks; Chapter 91 FAQs

More Info