Community Conservation Resources
There are many state, federal and local resources you can tap for assistance with land conservation projects. Listed below are links to more information. Be sure to check this page often, as we'll be adding to it on a regular basis.
Saving Special Places:
Community Funding for Land Conservation
This guidebook was designed to help concerned citizens, elected officials and/or conservation commission members achieve community land conservation goals by securing local funding. The guidebook provides case studies to explain each funding mechanism through the direct experience of local citizens. It also includes sample warrant articles, newsletters, media releases, and other materials from communities who have succeeded in securing local land conservation funding.
Printed copies are no longer available. Click here for the PDF version.
Land Trusts in New Hampshire
There are many land trusts located throughout the state. Some may be able help you with a conservation project in your community. Use the following list and map to locate land trusts that serve your area.
Land Trust Alliance
The Land Trust Alliance website offers several books outlining the basics of land conservation.
Funding sources by type
This document contains a comprehensive list of links, sorted by type, to regional and national funding sources for land protection projects. Click here to view the list.
A ZIP file containing a PowerPoint presentation and associated materials from a presentation given by Jeffrey C. Everett at the Conservation Center on January 26, 2011.
Conservation Lands Mapping
See our Conservation Lands Mapping page for links to mapping tools and map data.