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.
Areas of Focus
Park, Pond and Wetland Management
Tree Protection and Planting
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Playing Fields Task Force Field Lighting Subcommittee
On November 21, the NRC discussed a report from the Playing Fields
Task Force (PFTF) Lighting Subcommittee to investigate the possibility of adding additional and improving existing
lighting equipment at playing fields in Town. The NRC will be discussing the report at upcoming meetings, and welcome your thoughts on the report. Read the report here or watch the meeting here.
Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness (MVP) Listening Session
Learn More about the Town's Climate and Resiliency Planning. Share your thoughts at a public meeting on Tuesday, December 3rd from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Kingsbury Room at the Wellesley Police Department.
GAS LEAKS IN WELLESLEY
Gas leaks threaten our safety and the environment.