Land Conservation

The Chesterfield Conservation Commission had a vision 30 years ago, to establish a greenway from Mt Wantastiquet in Hinsdale to the Horatio Colony Pre... Learn More
Betsy Hardwick is Chair of the Francestown Conservation Commission and a member of the Select Board. For the past eleven years, in addition to managin... Learn More
"...Helen Evans remembers the visitors who used to turn up at the door of her old farmhouse. They all wanted the same thing. 'I need some acreage,' th... Learn More
When the request for proposals came from the Piscataqua Region Estuaries Partnership (PREP) in 2015, the Somersworth Conservation Commission knew what... Learn More
Larry Ely and Ginger Lawson own First Mountain Forest, a 130-acre parcel recently protected with a conservation easement through the Mahoosuc Land Tru... Learn More
Read about a New Hampshire family who lives on their land with an eye towards raising children who know how to play (and work) outdoors.  Learn More
Town-owned conservation lands are for people—places to come together and build community, learn about the stewardship of the natural world, and recrea... Learn More
This fall I’ve been slowing down a lot to allow squirrels and deer to cross the road. On rainy nights next spring I’ll stop to help frogs and salamand... Learn More
Many resources are available - maps, data and information - that can be used to write the wildlife section of your natural resources inventory, the na... Learn More
New Hampshire's wildlife habitats and the species they support could be significantly altered if the effects of climate change are not addressed - and... Learn More