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Nighttime image of raccoon in grape vines overhanging front porch

The Forest Society's 2023 Wrapped

Anna Berry | December 19, 2023

Dave Anderson recounts wildlife feasting and fattening on the autumnal abundance of fruits and nuts... plus tipsy racoons!

George the Barred Owl from Tailwinds peeks through a Rocks Wreath at Open House at Creek Farm

Conservation Christmas Trees, Community & Holiday Cheer at Creek Farm

Sarah Kern | December 19, 2023

Our Holiday Open House at Creek Farm brought these wonderful, live Conservation Christmas Trees down to Portsmouth!

A view of The Rocks after the first snowfall.

New York Times: How Christmas Tree Farms Can Help Wildlife

December 15, 2023

The Forest Society's Nigel Manley was featured in the New York Times.

Forest Society Manager Forester Wendy Weisiger helps teach a participant who is driving a tractor.

Save the Date: Women Landowner Summit on March 8

Wendy Weisiger | December 4, 2023

The Summit is an opportunity for NH women forest landowners to come together, learn, build skills, and connect!

A bird's-eye view of the property from above.

Coskie Family & Forest Society Protect 70 Acres in the Moose Mountains

Kelly Whalen | November 28, 2023

While the Coskie family will continue to own the land and manage it for sustainable forestry, the conservation easement protects the natural features forever.

Fall colors as seen from Moose Mountains.

NH to Undertake Update of the State Climate Action Plan

Matt Leahy | November 27, 2023

The State aims to develop a plan with three broad goals.

Frozen waters on the floodplain.

Forest Advocate: U.S. Releases Fifth National Climate Assessment

Matt Leahy | November 27, 2023

The report says precipitation events have increased by about 60% in the Northeast.