Conservation Commission

Milk Weed by Kate                                                  CONSERVATION COMMISSION

The Conservation Commission's role is to preserve and protect the integrity of wetland systems in the Town. The Commission derives its authority from the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act and the Wenham Water Resources Protection Bylaw.

The Commission is also responsible for the promotion and sound development of the natural resources and protection of the watershed resources of the community. The Commission may receive gifts, bequests or devises of interests in land, subject to the approval of the Board of Selectmen.
The Conservation Commission holds regular public meetings on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at 7:00pm via Zoom. Please see the agenda on the town calendar for details. 


Commission Members:
Philip Colarusso, Chair (2025)
Jeff Ham, Vice Chair (2025)
Leo Maestranzi (2024)
Kenneth Whittaker (2024)
Michael Novak (2026)
Patrick Breen (2024)
Asma Syed (2025)

Contact the Conservation Commission:
Kate Mallory,
Land Use Director


Wenham Town Hall
138 Main Street
Wenham, MA 01984
Phone: 978-468-5520 Ext. 8


Town Hall Hours

Monday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Wednesday & Thursday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Friday Closed

Contact Town Hall

Phone: 978-468-5520

Fax: 978-468-8014

138 Main Street

Wenham, MA 01984


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