The Conservation Commission is responsible for the protection and management of Weston’s natural resources. The Land Use Policy and Regulations (PDF) are available to review online.
While the Commission is responsible for a substantial amount of conservation land in town, private organizations such as Land’s Sake, Inc. and the Weston Forest and Trail Association provide significant assistance in maintaining this land.
The following are the Commission’s land management and monitoring activities.
The Conservation Commission assists in the stewardship of several agricultural activities in Weston.
Deer management is only one of the many programs the Commission has implemented to fulfill its mission of managing Weston's natural resources for the benefit of people, plants, and all wildlife.
Conservation is literally in our name and this department oversees the care and management of over 30 fields and meadows, including the historic Case Estates, as well as sustainable forestry practices.
The Weston Community Gardens provide a beautiful and active public space for community members to grow organic produce and flowers.