Forest Society News & Features

The Forest Society is one of more than 740 landowners who are directly impacted by the preliminary route proposed by Kinder Morgan (KM) to build a new natural gas pipeline.  KM’s “New England Direct Project” as proposed last December will bring natural gas from the Marcellus Shale reserve in Penn

Leaving Only Wildflowers in our Wake

Lucille Heald’s obituary in the June 22, 2014 Union Leader  lists her many contributions to her community of Wilton and that the love of her life was the late Philip Heald, Jr. It ends with an invitation:

It was always a pleasure for June and Bill Congdon to see the scenic woods along their road in Stoddard. Seeing “For Sale” signs suddenly appear there among the hemlock trees was another story.

Enter your best shots taken on a Forest Society reservation by July 1 for a chance to have your photo published in the autumn issue of Forest Notes

BETHLEHEM, N.H.—Brody Tuite is a relatively new volunteer at The Rocks Estate, but helping out at the Christmas tree farm, which also serves as the Forest Society’s North Country Conservation and Education Center, is something of a Tuite family tradition.

Ferntastic News!

CONCORD –  May 15, 2015 – Want to learn about wildlife habitat, forestry and conservation in the Granite State? Join The Society for the Protection of NH Forests (Forest Society) for a guided hike on Saturday, May 30, at 10 a.m.

I live in Concord and my family loves to hike, bike and snowshoe.  We often make use of the conserved land in Concord, there are a lot of beautiful trails and they’re close to home.  So I was heartbroken to hear about the brush fires in Concord in the last few weeks because most were on conservat