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denise-savageau.jpgDirector: Denise Savageau
Telephone: (203) 622-6461 
Fax: (203) 622-3795
Location: Town Hall, 2nd Floor
Office Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
The Conservation Commission does not have regular counter hours. Professional staff is available by appointment.

The Greenwich Conservation Commission, directed by Denise Savageau, is an advisory board set up under State Statute and local ordinance to assist the Town with planning and management of its natural and cultural resources.

The Conservation staff works daily with Planning and Zoning, Inland Wetlands, Health, Parks and Recreation, Public Works and the Board of Selectmen's office and regularly attends meetings.

Commission members and staff serve as liaisons to numerous local, regional, and state environmental organizations including:

  • Friends of Greenwich Point 
  • Greenwich Land Trust
  • Greenwich Green and Clean
  • Mianus River Watershed Council
  • Soundwaters
  • Land Conservation Coalition of Connecticut
  • Fairfield County Soil and Water Conservation District
  • Connecticut Envirothon Program
  • Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection
  • Audubon Greenwich
  • League of Conservation Voters

Celebrate Earth Day Month in Greenwich
Celebrate Earth Day Month in Greenwich
Each year, in celebration of Earth Day, local officials and environmentalists put together a month-long calendar of events that runs from April until early May. ... Read more
Mianus River Fishway 2015 Open House Dates
The Greenwich Conservation Commission will host two open house events at the Mianus River Fishway: April 11, 2015 from 2-4PM and May 9, 2015 from 1-3PM. Read more.
2015 Open Space Plan Recommended for Adoption as Addendum to 2009 Plan of Conservation and Deveolpment
On March 9, 2015 the Town of Greenwich Conservation Commission recommended that the 2015 Open Space Plan be adopted as an addendum to the 2009 Plan of Conservation and Development.
2014 Annual Stormwater Permit Draft Report
Available for review. ... Read more
Take the Flood Assistance Survey
Take the Flood Assistance Survey
A new online survey is being conducted by the Conservation Commission to better assess the impact 
of Superstorm Sandy and specifically to identify long term recovery needs in the community. Read more
Sandy - A Look at Coastal Flooding in Greenwich
New presentation on coastal flooding in Greenwich using Sandy for a reference. Prepared by Conservation Director, Denise Savageau, who worked in the Emergency Operation Center during the event and is working to educate residents about the threats of coastal flooding in our community and how we can become a resilient community. Read the presentation.
Mianus Fishway Camera
Watch the Fish from March through mid to late June.

Department Information
· Conservation Commission FAQ
Conservation Programs
· Fish & Wildlife Conservation & Management
· Water Conservation
· Environmental Education
· Energy
· Press Releases
· Open Space
Commission Information
· Membership List
· Commission Meetings 
Partner Websites
· Audubon Greenwich
· Connecticut DEEP
· Garden Education Center
· Greenwich Land Trust
· SoundWaters
· UCONN: College of Agriculture, Health & Natural Resources
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The Greenwich Community Covenant

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