Conservation and Sustainability

The Conservation and Sustainability Department provides support, coordination, and professional management to protect the community's natural resources, including its biodiversity, unique natural areas, beach and barrier properties, open space, wetlands, and other water resources. The Department also coordinates the development and implementation of the Town's sustainability initiatives, including but not limited to hazard mitigation and energy conservation. 

The Department is staffed by the Conservation Agent and Sustainability Coordinator. For inquiries related to conservation, contact the Department using conservation@fairhaven-ma.gov. For inquiries related to sustainability, contact the Department via sustainability@fairhaven-ma.gov.