Town Offices are closed to the public at this time. Please mail your applications to our office or drop them in the gray drop box in front of Town Offices with Conservation Department on the envelope.
Please email or call our office with any questions and we will respond as soon as possible.
Due to an increase in legal advertising costs effective March 1, 2020 the legal ad fees for applications filed with the Conservation Department will increase as follows:
Request for Determination of Applicability: $145.00
All other applications requiring a legal ad: $185.00
The Conservation Commission aims to protect Andover’s natural resources in accordance with state law and the Town's Wetlands Protection Bylaw, Article XIV, and to act as trustees in perpetuity of the town’s conservation land.
Andover Interactive Mapping (MIMAP) Website is meant to view information about your property such as proximity to wetlands. This viewer is for informational purposes only and is not considered to be exact.
Andover Trails GIS Viewer provides detailed hiking, boating, Bicycling information.
Learn more about deer hunting areas and permits in the Andover area.
Information about ongoing projects to restore the Shawsheen River by removing dams.
- Rules and Regulations of Conservation Land 4-3-2018 (Approved)
- Camping Regulations
- Wetlands Protection Act Reference Manual (PDF)
- Open Space and Recreation Plan - 2018
- Request for Satisfactory Completion of Work Certificate Form
- Request for a Certificate of Compliance
- Notice of Intent Application and Instructions
- Determination of Applicability Application and Instructions
Information on Native Invasive and Non Invasive Species
2021 Conservation Commission Meeting Dates & Deadlines
Filing deadline is noon two weeks prior to the Meeting Date.
|Meeting Date||Deadline Date||Meeting Date||Deadline Date|
|Jan. 5, 2021||Dec. 23, 2020||July 6, 2021||June 23, 2021|
|Jan. 19, 2021||Jan. 5, 2021||July 20, 2021||July 6, 2021|
|Feb. 2, 2021||Jan. 19, 2021||Aug. 3, 2021||July 20, 2021|
|Feb. 16, 2021||Feb. 2, 2021||Aug. 17, 2021||Aug. 3, 2021|
|March 2, 2021||Feb. 16, 2010||Sep. 7, 2021||Aug. 17, 2021|
|March 16, 2021||March 2, 2021||Sep. 21, 2021||Sep. 7, 2021|
|April 6, 2021||March 23, 2021||Oct. 5, 2021||Sep. 21, 2021|
|April 20, 2021||April 6, 2021||Oct. 19, 2021||Oct. 5, 2021|
|May 4, 2021||April 20, 2021||Nov. 2 2021||Oct. 19, 2021|
|May 18, 2021||May 4, 2021||Nov. 16, 2021 ||Nov. 2, 2021|
|June 1, 2021||May 18, 2021||Dec. 7, 2021||Nov. 23, 2021|
|June 15, 2021||June 1, 2021||Dec. 21, 2021||Dec. 7, 2021|