Conservation Commission

                                                  CONSERVATION COMMISSION

Milk Weed by KateThe 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 (2022)
Malcolm Reid (2022)
Jeff Ham (2022)
Leo Maestranzi (2024)
Ken Whitaker (2024)
Michael Novak (2023)
Patrick Breen (2024)

Contact the Conservation Commission:
Kate Mallory,
Conservation & Open Space Coordinator


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


Town Hall Hours

Monday 9am-4:30pm

Tuesday 9am-7pm

Wednesday & Thursday 9am-4:30pm

Friday 9am-1pm


Contact Town Hall

Phone: 978-468-5520

Fax: 978-468-8014

138 Main Street

Wenham, MA 01984

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