We're excited to invite you to join us in partnership with all 10 of NH's County Conservation Districts to celebrate 75 years of conservation in 2021!!

District Establishment Dates:

Cheshire County:       10/10/1945

Sullivan County:            1/24/1946

Merrimack County:        1/24/1946

Belknap County:            2/14/1946

Hillsborough County:       3/8/1946

Grafton County            4/24/1946

Coos County:                 4/24/1946

Carroll County:               4/24/1946

Strafford County:            4/25/1946

Rockingham County    4/26/1946

NHACD: 1946

Flashback Fridays

Every Friday in 2021, Conservation Districts across the state will participate in a coordinated sharing of historic conservation photos, stories, and lessons of the past 75 years.

Visit our Districts page for a full listing of NH Conservation District websites or use the links at the top of this page.

Follow us on Facebook or sign up for our e-newsletter to not miss the fun!

Legacy Awards

For 75 years the County Conservation Districts have worked tirelessly with landowners and communities to promote the conservation and responsible use of natural and agricultural resources.

The Legacy Award endeavors to shine a spotlight on those who embody this mission. Businesses, organizations, individuals, and families are eligible for the award if they live in or are based in the County, have a minimum of 5 years’ experience of sustained commitment to conservation and stewardship.  

Click here to read the full press release, with instructions for submitting a nomination. The deadline to apply is March 31, 2021. Mail to 11 Industrial Park Dr. Walpole, NH 03608 or email to Amanda@cheshireconservation.org

Click here to nominate using our easy online form

Podcast Series

Beginning in the Spring of 2021, interviews with conservation leaders from across the state will be recorded, produced, and shared with the public to enjoy. Look for frequent updates on podcasts and other 75th anniversary activities here, in our e-newsletter, and on our Facebook page.

Follow this link to visit a new website as part of this project: www.nhconservationhistory.com

Representatives from NH Conservation Districts, the New Hampshire Association of Conservation Districts and the New Hampshire State Conservation Committee met with Governor Sununu last week as he signed a Proclamation honoring the NH Conservation Districts’ 75th Anniversary.

Read the full press release

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