Land Conservation

The Forest Society is New Hampshire's largest and oldest land trust. Visit this page to explore stories related to land conservation in New Hampshire.

An addition to Champlin Forest is within reach after a Land & Community Heritage Investment Program Grant, NH Department of Environmental Services Aquatic Resource Mitigation Grant, and Rochester Conservation Commission Support.

Your generosity pays dividends today and for future generations.

Learn about the indigenous history of the Merrimack River and how advocates are trying to restore it today.

Although the rivers were flowing high and fast this summer due to heavy rains, the paddlers reported a variety of wildlife sightings — from beavers to eagles — and thought-provoking experiences.

The family of the late Tom Howe accepted the award on September 25.

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The partial collapse of the famous stone staircase over the weekend attracted national attention.

The Forest Society is grateful to know LCHIP will continue to have resources to help protect these special places.

Known now as Clay Brook Forest, the protected property lies in the Taylor River watershed, less than a quarter mile from tidal waters and less than two miles from Hampton Bay.