Natural Resources


Our vision is to preserve, protect or restore Nantucket's natural resources through responsible active management, research, education and outreach to the citizens of Nantucket.
  1. Shellfish Biologist

    Learn about the responsibilities of the shellfish biologist of Nantucket.

  2. Water Quality Initiative

    Access information about the initiatives there are for water quality, and browse the water quality reports.

  3. Shell Recycling Program

    Natural Resources Department recycles shells from island businesses

  4. Conservation Commission

  5. Fertilizer Program

  6. The Plover Watch

    Find information on where plovers are nesting on our beaches and updates on beach access around them

  7. Subscribe to the Natural Resources Newsletter

  8. Baxter Road Filing Information