The Andover Conservation Commission aims to protect Andover’s natural resources in accordance with the state law and the Town’s Wetlands Protection Bylaw, Article XIV, and to act as trustees in perpetuity of the Town’s conservation land. As of 2021, there are over 2,300 acres of protected land that are held in the care and custody of the Andover Conservation Commission. This land is managed and stewarded by the Conservation Division, with the assistance of the Department of Public Works and a large network of dedicated volunteer overseers. Andover’s reservations and green spaces are critical to supporting clean air and water, wildlife habitat, and recreational amenities for the community.
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.
- 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. 19, 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|