Forest Society Blog - News & Features

By last Tuesday, a full week of sunshine dramatically melted snow statewide. Yet in the chilly shade of the green hemlock forest ravine, snow remained a foot deep.

In the Village…

With warm temperatures and weekday sunshine, spring is making a comeback in rural central New Hampshire. “Mud season” returns to dirt roads. The bomb-cratered, muddy duel-track road to our farm would put the back roads of Bhutan to shame.

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Concord, N.H., April 1, 2008—The Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests, dedicated to land conservation and the wise use of the state’s abundant natural resources, hopes that a new development in the forests will promote both.

 

By Amy Quinton on Tuesday, April 1, 2008.

Listen at NH Public Radio: http://info.nhpr.org/node/15676.

Coyotes woke me again last night – those "Dogs of March" howl in nightly pursuit of winter-weakened deer. At daybreak, a distant chorus of raucous crows likely marks the location of a new-fallen deer. The crust on the deep snow won't support a deer, but it does aid their pursuers.

Good Forestry and Good Public Policy
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by Jane Difley

CONSERVATION MEASURES BUCK ‘JUST SAY NO’ TO SPENDING TREND

29 Towns Vote on 30 Land Conservation Appropriations this Year

Land Use Change Tax Allocations on ballots in 18 towns

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