The following areas are subject to protection under the M.G.L. c. 131 Section 40:
- (a) any bank, freshwater wetland, coastal wetland, beach, dune, flat, marsh or swamp bordering on the ocean, any estuary, creek, river, stream, pond or lake
- (b) any land under any of the water bodies listed above, ( C) land subject to tidal actions, (d) land subject to coastal storm flowage, (e) land subject to flooding, (f) riverfront areas.
- If you are unsure if your property is under jurisdiction, please contact the Conservation Commission.