If you own land, either developed or undeveloped, located near any of the following ground conditions:
1. Near or adjacent to other undeveloped parcels or tracts;
2. Woodlands and weed fields;
3. Paper streets;
4. Known wetlands, waterbodies, brooks, streams, rivers or embayments; or
5. Anywhere that seasonally holds water;
You should contact the Town Conservation office prior to conducting any earthwork (dredging or filling) or any construction work to determine whether you require authorization from the Conservation Commission to conduct the work. Staff will guide you through the proper process, where necessary. Please be aware that you are responsible for any non-permitted work within both jurisdictional and regulated resources under both state and local wetland protection laws, whether aware or not. Be advised.