Conservation References & Resources

Mt. Kearsarge/Ragged/Lake Sunapee Region

State Government of NH website - includes detailed statistical information on all of the 12 towns in the service area of the ASLPT

Lake Sunapee Region Chamber of Commerce
Provides excellent directory of events, businesses, realtors and services in the area

Lake Sunapee Protective Association  Founded in 1898 works year round to maintain the water quality of the Lake Sunapee watershed.

The Sunapee-Ragged-Kearsarge Greenway Coalition  A 75-mile necklace of hiking trails around Lake Sunapee, Ragged Mt. and Mt. Kearsarge maintained by volunteers.

The Muster Field Farm Museum and The Matthew Harvey Homestead.  An 18th century historic homestead, restored farm buildings and working farm.

Statewide Conservation and Environmental Organizations

Society for the Protection of NH Forests

New England Forestry Foundation

NH Association of Conservation Commissions

Appalachian Mountain Club

NH Department of Fish & Game,_Trees,_and_Wildlife

UNH Cooperative Extension - Forestry & Wildlife Resources

Audubon Society of New Hampshire

The Quabbin to Cardigan Initiative

National Conservation Organizations

The Land Trust Alliance (National listing of all land trusts by state)

The Nature Conservancy

The Trust for Public Lands

The Wilderness Society

Conservation Links, Publications & Print Resources

An Essential Guide to Enjoying the National Parks Responsibly


New Hampshire DOA Upland Invasive Species Guide

New Hampshire's Return on Investment in Land Conservation

PDF - 197kb

UNH Cooperative Extension - Wildlife Corridor Brochure

Farmland Information Center Fact Sheet: Cost of Community Service Studies

PDF - 1.35mb

New Hampshire’s Return on Investment in Land Conservation

PDF - 808kb

A Layperson’s Guide to New Hampshire Current Use: Space - Statewide Program of Action To Conserve Our Environment

PDF - 3.96mb

Dollars and Sense of Saving Special Places: Cost of Community Services Studies

PDF - 315kb