Forest Society Blog - News & Features

The Forest Society and our partners at the Granite State Division of the Society of American Foresters and UNH Cooperative Extension are sponsoring a webinar series that will focus on forest carbon dynamics and carbon markets.

The Forest Society joined a broad coalition of groups representing state and regional tourism, local businesses, veterans groups, engineering and planning firms, conservation organizations, and the outdoor recreation industry calling for Congress to pass the Great American Outdoors Act.

We encourage you to #hikelocal, #walklocal and stay safe and healthy in the outdoors. Here are a few guidelines to share.

Spring ephemeral is the term used for many of New Hampshire's wildflowers that show off in the spring and then move on to a different life cycle where they wither away back underground after going through a reproductive phase. The short definition is growing over a short amount of time.

The Department of Natural and Cultural Resources announced it extended the deadline for applications for the State Forester position to June 19.

The State Legislature is slowly resuming activities since the Covid-19 pandemic forced it to suspend its work in mid-March. Several committees and commissions had been holding hearings remotely over the last several weeks.

The Forest Society's Steven Junkin talks about turkey hunting from his home in New Hampshire in this extra episode of Lunchtime Live.

Birds are always spectacular in May. Now, more of us are actually watching and listening carefully. To quote Hall of Fame Baseball legend Yogi Berra: “You can observe a lot by watching."

We heard you! For the Forest Society's many members who are interested in viewing our Facebook Lunchtime Live episodes on a separate platform from social media, we plan to post Fireside Fridays and Virtual Field Trips here each week, within a day after the original premiere on Facebook.