Community Data

Ambient Environmental Sound Measurements in the Ridge Hill Area of Ashfield

A report on existing ambient environmental sound levels and frequency characteristics in the vicinity of Ridge Hill.  The purpose of the measurements is to document the existing acoustical environment in accordance with the acoustical criteria for wind turbine evaluations promulgated by the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP).  The study was conducted by Cavanaugh Tocci Associates, Inc. (CTA). The report is found and can be downloaded at this link.


Ashfield Wind Data Report

The data was collected and the report was prepared by the Wind Energy Center (WEC) at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.  The report is found and can be downloaded at this link.