Forest Society News & Updates

One of our more interesting recent timber sales is at the Emily and Theodore Hope Forest in Danbury. We’re using a “seed tree cut” for part of this harvest to encourage red oak to grow.

            The site is very good for red oak, producing a high percentage of quality sawlogs and …

Good evening. My name is Jane Difley, and I am the President/Forester of the Society for the Protection of NH Forests. The Forest Society was founded in 1901 to “perpetuate the forests of New Hampshire through their wise use and their complete reservation in places of special scenic beauty.”

In light of the announcement a few weeks ago from Northern Pass that they are now proposing to bury Northern Pass transmission lines around the White Mountain National Forest--while leaving them largely overhead in Coos County and elsewhere--we want to let people know where we stand.