• Working with landowners on wetland permitting projects and reviewing wetland permits.
  • Advising the town Planning Board and Select Board on natural resource issues.
  • Managing town conservation properties.
  • Coordinating the annual town roadside clean-up. Although Earth Day cleanup is the centerpiece of Keeping Effingham Litter Free (KELF) each year, KELF volunteers also cover their sections of roadside as they can during the year.
  • Sponsoring an annual Earth Day poster contest at Effingham Elementary  School.
  • Monitoring our lakes and rivers for invasive plants.
  • Providing outreach and education on our natural resources.
  • Maintaining a town natural resource inventory.
  • Assisting State environmental agencies with Effingham issues.