Dave Stevens, MS Forest Economics, BS Forestry, currently a forestry/erosion control consultant, and lead of Friends of Taunton Bay’s saltwater quality monitoring program has compiled this guide to removing vegetation adjacent to bodies of water. He brings to this subject 30 years of forestry, mill management, business management, and consulting experience.
- The Forestry Rules of Maine 2017: A Practical Guide for Foresters, Loggers and Woodlot Owners – 2nd Edition (PDF
- Land Use Planning Commission’s Clearing Brochure: General Standards for Vegetation Clearing
- Maine DEP Chapter 305 – Permit by Rule
- Specific town ordinances: