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New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services

Shoreland Program
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The Shoreland Water Quality Protection Act, originally named the Comprehensive Shoreland Protection Act (CSPA), was enacted into law during the 1991 session of the Legislature. The act establishes minimum standards for the subdivision, use and development of shorelands adjacent to the state's public water bodies. more …

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  • NHDES Shoreland Program
    29 Hazen Drive; PO Box 95
    Concord, NH 03302-0095
    (603) 271-2147
    (603) 271-6588 (fax)



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NH Department of Environmental Services | 29 Hazen Drive | PO Box 95 | Concord, NH 03302-0095
(603) 271-3503 | TDD Access: Relay NH 1-800-735-2964 | Hours: M-F, 8am-4pm

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