Forest Society Blog - News & Features

Students and UNH staff hiked the main trail to the river through the white pine plantation to the riverbank to learn about land conservation and the Merrimack River Conservation Partnership Program.

As the calendar page flipped to March, news from natural world includes early bird harbingers of Spring.

In the early 1700s more and more people were leaving England and coming to the American Colonies for a new life and hoping for less control from King George III. Forestry was an important industry in the new colonies and continues to be in NH today.

The surprise appearance of this massive rare bird – one of the world’s largest raptors – sent birders flocking to see it. The unexpected sojourn in New England raises questions about how birds navigate, colonize new areas, and find mates.

The Committee-passed version includes on the study commission a representative from either the Forest Society, the Appalachian Mountain Club or the Nature Conservancy on the Study Commission.

Contact members of the Committee on Science, Technology and Energy in the NH House of Representatives to express opposition.

The undeniably stronger late winter sunlight is the agent of change in the forests and fields of New Hampshire.

The annual series will take place at Fox Forest in Hillsborough.