Environmental Consulting

Places Associates, Inc. provides environmental consulting services to builders, architects, institutional, municipal and commercial land developers and Conservation Commissions and other Town Boards throughout Massachusetts to assist with compliance with local, state and federal wetlands protection and other resource protection laws.

Throughout our years of experience with local state and federal environmental permitting processes, we are accustomed to providing the level or details and the accountability required for successful projects in areas protected by environmental laws and regulations. Strong working relationships with specialist sub-consultants (wildlife habitat specialists, Licensed Site Professionals, geotechnical engineers) allow us to address any issue that may arise.

Some of the Engineering Services provided by Places Associates, Inc include:

  • Wetlands Delineations
  • Hydric soil identification and historic wetlands delineation
  • Wetlands creation, restoration and mitigation plans
  • Permitting under the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act, and local wetlands by-laws
  • Chapter 401– Waterways permits
  • Army Corps of Engineers permits
  • Riverfront resource area studies
  • MEPA Permitting—Environmental Notification Forms (ENFs) and Environmental Impact Reports (EIRs)
  • Vernal Pool Identification and Certification
  • Stormwater Management
  • Erosion and Sedimentation Control Design
  • Project review for Municipalities
  • Construction inspections for Municipalities
  • US EPA National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permits
  • StormWater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPP)
  • Low Impact Development (LID) techniques
  • Analysis of appropriate Best Management Practices (BMP)




256 Great Road Suite 4
Littleton, MA 01460
Phone: 508-829-0333


876 Salisbury Street
Holden, MA 01520




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