Web Sites and Link
Invasive Plant InformationFact sheets, articles, and other information for about invasive plant species in the state and native alternatives for use in landscape plantings. From Massachusetts Nursery and Landscape Association.
Massachusetts Chapter of Surfrider FoundationOrganization of surfers and environmentalists dedicated to preserving the New England coastal environment, open access to beaches, and eliminating pollution. Issues information, educational materials, and details of meetings in Boston.
Massachusetts IslandsIsland number, name, location and associated body of water.
Massachusetts State Science FairInformation about the fair, sponsors, donors, how to enter, judging criteria and awards.
National Earthquake Information Center: MassachusettsIncludes current earthquake information, near real time earthquake list, seismicity map and earthquake history of the state.
National Priorities List Sites in MassachusettsSite-specific resources, including fact sheets, site narratives and Federal Register notices. Provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
North Quabbin WoodsInformation about forest based recreation, woodworking businesses, and management in the North Quabbin area.
Senator William X. Wall Experiment Station (WES)Provides environmental testing and technical services for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
The Chelsea Center for Recycling and Economic DevelopmentCreated by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to create jobs, support recycling efforts and help the economy and the environment by working to increase the use of recyclables by manufacturers.
The Trustees of ReservationsStatewide nonprofit conservation organization managing landscapes of exceptional scenic, historic, and ecological importance. Guide to sites open to the public, information about conservation and legal mechanisms for protecting land.
U.S. Geological SurveyScience information for the state includes real-time reports for drought, water data, earthquake activity and mineral Information.