Emergency Response Numbers

Reporting Violations and Emergency Response Numbers

Related Pages:   Oil Spill Response

In the event of a catastrophic disaster around Buzzards Bay, Cape Cod, or Massachusetts, go to these sites:

Massachusetts Emergency Management Page

FEMA.gov
The Federal Emergency Maanagement Agency.

Disasterhelp.gov
The Federal Disaster Management e-Government Initiative website.

Environmental Related Issues and Key Response Agencies

Note: Click on Reporting Violations link above for the emergency response numbers and for active violations of environmental law.

  • Animal and Pest Problems
    Local Animal Control OfficerAreas of Critical Env. Concern
  • Massachusetts Department of Environmental Management at 413-586-8706Asbestos Contractor Licensing
  • Massachusetts Department of Labor and Industries at 617-727-7047Boat Registrations
  • Massachusetts Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at 413-733-1642Citizen’s Hotline
  • Governor’s at 1 800 392-6090Coastal Issues
  • Coastal Zone Management at 617-727-9530Dam Safety
  • Massachusetts Department of Environmental Management at 617-727-3159Dredging
  • Massachusetts Department of Environmental Management at 617-727-3159 (DEM oversees DEP-licensed work)Electromagnetic Fields
  • EPA at 617-565-3420Environmental Impact Reports
  • Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act at 617-727-5830 or U.S. Environmental Protection Agency at 617-565-3420Env. Law Enf. dispatch
  • Massachusetts Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at 1 800-632-8075Fish Kills
  • Massachusetts Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at 413-447-9789Flood Control Planning
  • Massachusetts Department of Environmental Management at 617-727-3268Flood Control Information
  • River forecast Center in CT at 203-240-3514 or Mass Emergency Management at 508-820-2000Forests and Parks
  • Massachusetts Department of Environmental Management at 617-727-3180 or Massachusetts Metropolitan District Commission at 617-727-5114Freon
  • EPA at 1 800-296-1996 or 617-565-3220Household Hazardous Waste
  • Office of Technical Assistance at 617-626-1060 DEP at 617-292-5587Hunting, Fishing
  • Massachusetts Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at 617-727-1614 Pittsfield office Massachusetts Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at 413-447-9789Indoor Air Pollution
  • Massachusetts Department of Public Health at 617-727-2700 or U.S. Environmental Protection Agency at 617-565-3420 regional office Massachusetts Department of Public Health at 413-528-7525Inland Vegetated Wetlands Guide
  • Massachusetts Association of Conservation Commissioners at 413-586-5586 DEP at 617-292-5692Lead Poisoning
  • Massachusetts Department of Public Health at 617-727-2700 regional office Massachusetts Department of Public Health at 413-586-7525Lead Paint Abatement Cert.
  • Massachusetts Department of Labor and Industries at 617-727-7047Low-Level Radioactive Waste
  • Massachusetts Low-Level Radioactive Waste Management Board at 617-727-6018Medical/Infectious Waste
  • Massachusetts Department of Public Health at 617-727-2660Occupational Hygiene & Safety
  • Massachusetts Department of Labor and Industries at 617-727-3460 Regional Office Massachusetts Department of Labor and Industries at 413-734-2252Occupational Safety & Health
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration at 413-785-0123Open Space
  • Massachusetts Department of Environmental Management at 617-727-3139 or Executive Office of Environmental Affairs at 617-727-9800Pesticides
  • Massachusetts Department of Food and Agriculture at 617-727-3020Radioactive Waste
  • Massachusetts Department of Public Health at 413-586-7525Radon Gas
  • Massachusetts Department of Public Health at 617-727-6214 or U.S. Environmental Protection Agency at 617-565-3420 regional DPH office DPH – 413-586-7525Rare & Endangered Species
  • Massachusetts Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at 617-727-9194Riverways Planning
  • Massachusetts Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at 617-727-1614Spill Reporting (after hours)
  • Massachusetts Department of Public Safety at 617-566-4500Topographic Maps
  • Johnson’s Bookstore at 413-732-6222 UMass Bookstore; Sporting goods storesUnderground Tank Registrations
  • Massachusetts Department of Public Safety at 508-851-9813 (Report leaks to DEP)Urea formaldehyde hotline
  • 1 800-222-8334Watershed Management
  • Massachusetts Metropolitan District Commission at 617-727-5114Well driller Certification
  • Massachusetts Department of Environmental Management at 617-727-5114Wildlife Management
  • Massachusetts Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at 617-727-1614 Massachusetts Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at 413-447-9789Worker Right-To-Know
  • Massachusetts Department of Labor and Industries at 617-727-3460