Forest Society Blog - News & Features

The December prior to the start of a new session in the New Hampshire Legislature is a surprisingly busy time of year.  It is during this period when State Senators and State Representatives file what are known as “Legislative Service Requests” or “LSRs” for short.  An LSR is an initial proposal

CONCORD, N.H. (Oct. 25, 2019)— Every year, the Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests presents the organization’s Trish Churchill Volunteer of the Year Award at its Annual Meeting held in the fall.

October is often the busiest month of the year at Mt Major and particularly for the NH elementary and middle schools partnering with the Forest Society as we offer the autumn season of in-school and on-mountainpresentations we call our "Mount Major Outdoor Classroom."

CONCORD, N.H. (Oct. 18, 2019)— At the Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests’ 118th Annual Meeting held in September, the organization appointed five new members to the Board of Trustees.

Concord, N.H. (Oct. 18, 2019) - At the Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests Annual Meeting, the organization presents its Conservationist of the Year Award.

The IRA Charitable Rollover allows individuals who are age 70½ or older to donate up to $100,000 to charitable organizations directly from their IRA. The distribution which will count toward their yearly Minimum Required Distribution (MRD) and won't be treated as taxable income.

Never fails – the fall foliage is stunning. The October full moon marks the mid-point of the Columbus Day weekend with peak foliage across the Lakes Region and peak leaf peeping statewide.