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
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!
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
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.
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