North Salem

Name of Commision/Board: 
Conservation advisory board
Point of Contact: 
Lori Tripoli and Pam Pooley, co-chairwomen
Email / Phone: and
Number of Members: 
Primary Responsibilities: 
Address issues to maintain rural character of our town; Site visits to review wetland permits; Attendance at planning board meetings; Research, outreach and education on best practice for removing invasive species; Currently researching noise and tree ordinances for future recommendations/advocacy, and currently researching anti-idling regulations and electric chargers for electric vehicles; Have been asked by town to have a role in education about current stormwater and recycling practices.
Key Issues in Community: 
Maintaining rural character, wetlands, invasive species management
Goals for 2014: 
Outreach and education activity to maintain healthy, natural, rural character of North Salem