Conservation Moose Plate Grant Funds Available

Press Release

The New Hampshire State Conservation Committee (SCC) announces the availability of the 2020 Conservation “Moose Plate” Grant application. Grant funds are available for projects that support and promote programs and partnerships that protect, restore, and enhance the state’s valuable natural resources. Eligible applicants include municipalities, County Conservation Districts, qualified nonprofit organizations engaged in conservation programs, […]

44 Kids Enjoy AF&G Spring Trout Derby

The Andover Fish & Game Club held their Spring Trout Derby on May 11. 44 kids were in attendance and 85 trout were caught. Trophy winners were Tyler Carson, Lillie Knapp, Carly Stillings, Sam Upton, and Mason Clifford. A big thank you goes to Officer Towne and New Hampshire Fish & Game for stocking the […]

June Programs and Events at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Press Release

Kirkwood Gardens Day Saturday, June 1,  9:00 to Noon Stop by Kirkwood Gardens for the annual Kirkwood Gardens Day plant sale. Gain inspiration from Kirkwood Gardens and find beautiful plants for your own garden. Purchase fine perennials from a prestigious New England nursery and knowledgeable local gardeners. Peruse the silent auction of desirable plants and […]

Lace up for the FSB 150th 5K

Saturday, June 29th

Press Release

Runners, walkers, families and groups from the greater Lakes Region and beyond will not want to miss the FSB 150th 5K presented by Franklin Savings Bank, in partnership with Millennium Running. The event will take place Saturday, June 29. The professionally timed race starts at 9 AM with registration and check-in beginning at 8 AM […]

Ausbon Sargent Will Host Its Annual Easement Monitoring Workshop

Wednesday, June 5

Press Release

The Ausbon Sargent Land Preservation Trust will offer its annual Easement Monitoring Workshop on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 from 2:00-5:30 PM. As Ausbon Sargent proudly protects more properties, we continually need additional easement monitors to help us meet our stewardship obligations. This is a great opportunity for you to spend a couple of hours in […]

NH Residents Encouraged to Learn More about Wildfire Awareness

Press release

The N.H. Division of Forests and Lands has announced that April 14  through April 20, 2019 has been designated as Wildfire Awareness Week in New Hampshire. April sees an increase in wildfire activity when forest and wildland fuels are highly flammable and easily ignited. Wildfire Awareness Week is an effort to promote wildfire safety and […]

Report of  FNRT-MC April Board Meeting

Warm-Weather Issues Come Before the Board

By George Heaton

April 17, 2019 Andover Hub, Andover Warm-Weather Issues Come Before the Board Board Attendees (in person):  Steve Darling, George Heaton, Lindy Heim, Chris Norris, JackShields, Nita Tomaszewski;  (via media connection): Charles Martin Loyal Trail Supporters and Welcome Guests:  Elaine Clow, Bruce Crawford, Ricker Miller, Prescott Towle Much-Appreciated Visitor:  David White, Friends of the Concord-Sunapee Rail […]

New Hampshire Day at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

New Hampshire residents enjoy $5 trail admission on Saturday, May 4

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Holderness, NH – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center celebrates the start of the 53rd annual trail season with New Hampshire Day on Saturday, May 4. The Science Center has held New Hampshire Day annually since 1991. New Hampshire Day allows New Hampshire residents to get nearer to nature with discounted trail admission to the animal […]