Mason & Associates, Inc. Wetland Consultants
Various Municipalities - Massachusetts 

Mason & Associates, Inc. has provided regulatory support and environmental consulting services to the Towns of Andover, Bellingham, Fairhaven, Franklin, Lakeville, Mansfield, Milford, Millis, Natick and Raynham, Massachusetts in connection with wetland delineation, jurisdictional determinations, and regulatory compliance reviews pursuant to the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act and local wetland bylaws. Additional peer review services have included assessing unauthorized wetland alterations, reviewing and monitoring the implementation of wetland restoration plans, identifying and assessing the suitability of potential wetland replication sites, conducting open space and management studies, assisting in the development of regulatory Appeals, litigation support, public presentations, and issue resolution.

Town of Mansfield Conservation - Mansfield, MA

Mason & Associates, Inc. provided peer review services to the Mansfield Conservation Commission in response to a Notice of Intent for the proposed 400,000 sq. ft. Mansfield Crossing shopping center. Pursuant to the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act and the Town Wetland Protection Bylaw, Mason & Associates provided technical environmental review comments and a comprehensive regulatory compliance assessment. As a result, the project was revised in response to extensive coordination with the Commission and the Applicant's environmental and engineering consultants. Specifically, the project evolved to include a comprehensive, long-term mitigation plan focused on wetland replication, buffer zone enhancement, water quality monitoring, invasive species control and preservation of open space. The Conservation Commission issued an approved Order of Conditions for the proposed project as revised.

Town of Coventry - Rhode Island
Mason & Associates staff have performed environmental review of proposed land developments at the request of the Department of Planning and Development for the Town of Coventry, RI. Activities have involved the coordination of an Environmental Review Team, analysis of various issues identified by the team, and preparation of an Environmental Review Team report. The scope of these reviews has included wetlands, rare species, groundwater quality and supply, stormwater management, traffic management, and cultural / archeological considerations.

Additionally, Mason & Associates staff have provided ongoing, on-call erosion and sedimentation (E&S) control monitoring and plan review services for the Town of Coventry. Services have included monitoring the installation, maintenance, and performance of E&S controls in residential subdivisions and the preparation of regular field reports for town staff and regulatory commissions. Mason & Associates staff have also provided review of proposed E&S control plans submitted to the town as part of the municipal design review and permitting process.

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Last updated on 08/12/2011 by DSB


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