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 hold regular public meetings on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at 7:00pm at the Town Hall, 138 Main Street.

Commission Members:

Philip Colarusso, Chair
Robert Burnett
Malcolm Reid
Leo Maestranzi
Michael Novak
Chris Gajeski
Asma Syed


Contact the Conservation Commission:

Margaret Hoffman
Planning Coordinator
Email: mhoffman@wenhamma.gov

Wenham Town Hall
138 Main Street
Wenham, MA 01984
Phone: 978-468-5520 Ext. 8
Fax: 978-468-8014