Explore New Hampshire
Take an insider's look at The Nature Conservancy's work across the Granite State and beyond. Dig deeper into our conservation work and enjoy engaging stories, videos, photo galleries and more as we help to protect this vast continent. Happy exploring!
Get to know New Hampshire's Director of Conservation, Dr. David Patrick, in our all-new Q&A.
Hydro-power has a long history on the Connecticut River. Now during a once-in-50-years re-licensing process for hydro-power projects, Conservancy scientists are providing critical input to find ways to manage these facilities in a way that benefits the river ecosystem and the communities that depend upon it. See how.
As he looks at the many accomplishments of 2014, New Hampshire State Director Mark Zankel takes a moment to celebrate the successes that you have made possible.
Farmed for 10 generations, a new conservation easement will forever protect Durham's iconic Emery Farm.
One local family shares why they are Conservation Champions (and why you should be too!)
Recently, over 35 volunteers (aged 5-80!) came out to help repair bog bridges along the popular Sweet Trail. We've chronicled their day in a new slideshow. Watch
Joe Klementovich spent two days out in the field with volunteers, scientists, artists, and families to capture the essence of citizen science in action on film during the Green Hills Bioblitz. View the slideshow
The Connecticut River sustains diverse landscapes and communities, and provides one of the last remaining homes for many threatened species. See how we're working across state lines to restore the natural magnificence of New England's longest river.
Communities are taking a stand against poaching - and winning.
Annual reports and financial reports give us the opportunity to report to you — the people who support us and make our work possible — on our recent achievements.
Crisp days and cool nights announce the arrival of a new season here in New Hampshire. Celebrate by getting out and enjoying all that autumn has to offer before the winter cold sets in. We’ve put together this collection of walks with the season – and you - in mind. Put your walking shoes, grab your camera and enjoy the colors of nature!
Help scientists like Christian Marks restore the American elm. If you know of an elm that's more than 3 feet in diameter at chest height, report it through the link above!
Why did the bobcat cross the road? More importantly, where did he cross? That's what we aim to find out.
Our new digital platform, H2.0, reveals sources of water for nearly 220 U.S. cities. Find Yours
A new study finds that White Nose Syndrome, a deadly fungal disease that attacks hibernating bats, is having devastating effects on New Hampshire’s bat population.
Get to know NH's Climate Adaptation Workgroup and find out how you can get involved!
Download current and past issues of Great Places in the Granite State, the New Hampshire Chapter's print newsletter.
We host many exciting events and field trips throughout the year in New Hampshire. Join us!
The Gulf of Maine's waters and shores host over 2,000 species of plants and animals. Learn how Conservancy staff are making a difference.
From the folks who spend their days working for conservation, we present our favorite 10 tips for keeping it green at home.
See how you're supporting the local fishing industry and watch a video to see our collaborative research with Gulf of Maine fishermen in action.
Is it possible to follow the path from a sheep to a finished garment? Follow the journey with the New Hampshire Chapter's own Megan Latour!
Volunteers take to the woods (and fields... and roadsides...), using their knowledge (and a little tech) to hunt down invasive plants on New Hampshire's seacoast.
The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department’s Nongame and Endangered Wildlife Program celebrates a big anniversary in 2013. For 25 years, this program has worked in partnership with The Nature Conservancy and other conservation organizations to restore and protect our native wildlife.
Each year we recognize exceptional individuals, partners and organizations that demonstrate a strong commitment to nature and our mission through excellence in volunteerism, outstanding leadership in our community, and collaboration to achieve conservation results in the Granite State. Meet the 2013 recipients!
Four student interns from Providence, RI spend a month in the wilds of New Hampshire. This is their story.
A conservancy veteran, Mark returns to lead the New Hampshire Chapter.
Pete and Doug took NHPR's Sam Evans-Brown out to the woods to talk about keeping our North Country wildlife corridors connected. Take a listen!
Take flight over our projects in the Mount Washington Valley with Director of Stewardship, Jeff Lougee.
The Tuungane Project combines work in reproductive health and conservation to find real solutions that improve lives and helps habitats around Lake Tanganyika in Tanzania.
Holy cow! Thanks to the efforts of The Nature Conservancy, its partners and a dairy farming family with deep local roots and a vision for sustainability, little – if anything – will change at Ath-Mor Farm in Lee over the next 150 years and beyond.
On a beautiful, blustery October day, local, regional, state and federal partners, community members, and landowners gathered at the Brett Farm to celebrate a significant conservation milestone – the completion of the Great Bay Resource Protection Partnership’s 100th conservation project.
Three sets of Canada lynx tracts were recently discovered by NH Fish & Game Wildlife Biologists in the Connecticut Lakes Natural Area, on which the Conservancy has a conservation easement. These tracks provide evidence of what may be the first modern day breeding population of lynx in the state in nearly 70 years and proof that landscape-scale conservation works.
The Nature of New Hampshire explores the Granite State’s stunning array of natural communities. In photos, drawings, and accessible text, this new book takes you on a tour of landscapes as varied as alpine meadows, tidal marshes, riverbanks, forests, ponds, dunes, and cliffs, from the White Mountains to the Seacoast.
Do you know how many gallons of water an oyster can filter in a day? Find out the answer, see the successes and challenges of the 2010 Oyster Restoration Program and find out what’s ahead for 2011.
Effingham has a hero, and her name is Stephanie Barnes.
University of New Hampshire eelgrass expert Fred Short is playing a lead role in restoring sea-grass meadows to New England's estuaries.
Say hello to some of our state's most adventuresome conservation heroes.
The Nature Conservancy has long recognized the importance of America’s public lands. Learn more about the New Hampshire Chapter's role in protecting these incredible landscapes.
Sporting a winning smile, Jeremy Woodward successfully completed the Ironman Triathlon in Lake Placid in just under 16 hours. He also blew away his goal of raising $140,600 for the New Hampshire Chapter.