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The Nature Conservancy hosts many exciting events and field trips throughout the year in New Hampshire.  Led by chapter staff and/or local experts, most are free and open to members and non-members alike.  Registration is often requested, as some trips have space limits. See trip information for details!


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Special Events


  • A Climate of Change: 4 Short Films

    The Music Hall Loft
    131 Congress Street
    Portsmouth, NH 03801
    May 10, 2017

    The Island Institute, in partnership with The Nature Conservancy, presents A Climate of Change: 4 short films. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion with local experts including: Dr. Heather Deese, VP of Research and Strategy for Island Institute, and ... Learn more


  • Big Night with The Nature Conservancy

    Two Locations:
    Great Bay Office at Lubberland Creek Preserve, Newmarket, NH
    Wilmot area
    April 19, 2017 - April 30, 2017

    Come on out for Big Night with The Nature Conservancy!  Big night (actually “nights”) occur in the first “warm” rainy nights in spring when temperatures top 40 degrees and ponds and wetlands are at least partially thawed. On these nights,... Learn more


  • Stamp Act Island: An Insider's Look

    North Beach on Stamp Act Island*
    Lake Wentworth
    Wolfeboro, New Hampshire

    *See directions for boat launch information.
    August 12, 2017

    Stamp Act Island in Lake Wentworth is rich in history and wild virtues. The island was once owned by Governor John Wentworth, the last colonial governor of New Hampshire, who was influential in repealing Britain’s Stamp Act. Today, all 11,000 feet of the island... Learn more


  • Let's Moth! National Moth Week 2017

    Ossipee Pine Barrens Preserve
    Route 41
    Ossipee, NH

    July 26, 2017

    Celebrate National Moth Week, when nighttime nature comes to life! Grab your headlamp and join Jeff Lougee as he sleuths for a variety of the Ossipee Pine Barren Preserve’s winged residents. We’ll be setting up black lights to attract moths that we c... Learn more


  • What Scat Is That? Tracks, Scat and Finding Signs of Mammals When You Can’t See Them

    Lubberland Creek Preserve
    112 Bay Road
    Newmarket, NH 03857
    September 16, 2017

    Get the scoop on all things poop! New Hampshire is home to over 60 species of mammals, but many of them are rarely seen. The Conservancy's Dr. Dave Patrick will introduce you to some of the approaches used by wildlife ecologists to “detect” mammals based ... Learn more


  • What Scat Is That? Tracks, Scat and Finding Signs of Mammals When You Can't See Them

    Manchester Cedar Swamp Preserve
    Countryside Boulevard
    Manchester, NH
    August 19, 2017

    Get the scoop on all things poop! New Hampshire is home to over 60 species of mammals, but many of them are rarely seen. The Conservancy's Dr. Dave Patrick will introduce you to some of the approaches used by wildlife ecologists to “detect” mammals based ... Learn more


  • Volunteers Needed: Garlic Mustard Workday

    Great Bay Office at Lubberland Creek Preserve
    112 Bay Road
    Newmarket, NH 03857
    May 04, 2017

    Join us to help pull a spreading population of Garlic Mustard from key areas of our Lubberland Creek Preserve! The plants are easy to find and easy to hand pull, and we'll be stuffing them into plastic trash bags. Let's see how many bags we can fill and stop this pop... Learn more


  • Volunteers Needed: Native Garden Spring Cleaning

    Great Bay Office at Lubberland Creek Preserve
    112 Bay Road
    Newmarket, NH 03857

    April 27, 2017

    Please join us in getting our native gardens ready for the spring! We have 3 beautiful native gardens filled with wildflowers and shrubs important for local pollinators and wildlife. The gardens are located at our Great Bay office on a scenic overlook on the shore of... Learn more


  • 5th Annual Garlic Mustard Challenge & New Invaders Workshop

    Great Bay Office at Lubberland Creek Preserve
    112 Bay Road
    Newmarket, NH 03857
    May 20, 2017

    We(ed) Need YOU! Join us for a fun morning of education and eradication! We'll start the day with a short, mini-workshop on the invasive plant species that are newly invading the Seacoast and what to do if you find one! We'll focus on 4-6 species, and have photos a... Learn more


  • The Future of Nature Film Series

    Red River Theatres
    11 South Main Street
    Concord, NH 03301
    August 30, 2017 - October 25, 2017

    Building upon the success of last year’s series, we’re joining forces once again with Red River Theatres in Concord to present this exciting three-part event! The Future of Nature Film Series features films that dive deeply into the environmental issues t... Learn more


  • 12th Annual Great Bay Bird Walk

    Great Bay Office
    Lubberland Creek Preserve
    112 Bay Road
    Newmarket, NH 03857
    May 06, 2017

    Register online today! New Hampshire's seacoast is a cacophony of sound come springtime when migrating songbirds and waterfowl return along with the leaves and milder weather. Curious to know what's out there? Join us at our Lubberland Creek Preserve in Newmarket as ... Learn more


Thank you for your interest in volunteering for The Nature Conservancy. Currently there are no volunteer opportunities available. Please check back soon for upcoming events.

 

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