With tag: land_conservation
New Community Forest For Canaan
By Amy Kolb Noyes
There will soon be a new community forest in the
Northeast Kingdom. The town of Canaan has taken ownership of 424 acres of land to create
the Canaan Community Forest.
NH Forest Society Seeks Conservation Easements
conservation group working to block an electrical project from Canada into southern New Hampshire is seeking to disrupt the project by paying for conservation
Falling land values create conservation opportunities
States are facing tough decisions about where to invest their shrinking
budgets. In most cases protecting open space is not at the top of the list. But the downturn in the economy has also meant, in some places, a drop
in land values, and that's creating new opportunities to preserve
land and curb development.