There are more than 200 known gas leaks in Wellesley. While the levels of these leaks are not considered explosive, they endanger our health and environment. The NRC is working to bring attention to this ongoing problem. Learn more.
The Wellesley Natural Resources Commission oversees the use, preservation and protection of the town's parks and conservation areas, serves as tree warden, sets policies for insect control and pesticide use, and protects the town watershed areas. The Commission also appoints the Wetlands Protection Committee and Trails Committee.