Forest Society Blog - News & Features

Renowned New England naturalist, John Hay will celebrate his 94th birthday tomorrow on August 31.

DES Announces Merrimack River Watershed Grants

Forest Society Receives $300,000 to Help Conserve 294 Acres in Canterbury

There’s a dirt road I travel on my way to and from work that I hope will change very little. It’s not long—less than three miles from either end of the pavement it bridges.

Just a short drive from downtown Keene, the Greater Goose Pond Forest has been a favorite place to relax, cool off, and get the kids outdoors for local residents since the mid-1980s. But it until recently, it was not permanently conserved open space.


The fourth annual “Trails Week” was held this past week at Monadnock State Park in Jaffrey. The event is a public-private partnership between the Forest Society and NH State Parks with grant support from the State Recreational Trails Program .

Fifth Grade Students Discover the Wonders of the Forest

Sara Head, New Hampshire Project Learning Tree Communications Specialist

Dragonflies, Flutterbys and Other Thing on Display at the Conservation Center in Concord