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News and Events
April 15, 2014
The Lakes Region Conservation Trust (LRCT) seeks qualified candidates for the position of Administrative and Communications Coordinator.
April 14, 2014
The Southern New Hampshire Planning Commission (SNHPC) is seeking a Senior Planner.
April 9, 2014
OEP's energy division is seeking one or more interns to assist with several major projects for the Summer of 2014.
April 9, 2014
Changes in how the population views homeownership, a mismatch between existing housing and housing preferences, and obstacles to creating a balanced housing market may pose challenges for New Hampshire's future, a study finds.
April 8, 2014
Monthly average fuel prices for April 7, 2014, have been posted.
April 3, 2013
DURHAM, N.H. - As heat-trapping gases from the burning of fossil fuels and other human activities continue to accumulate in the atmosphere, average annual temperatures in New Hampshire will likely rise by 3 to 5 degrees Fahrenheit and extreme precipitation events will likely double by mid-century, according to two University of New Hampshire reports released today.
April 2, 2014
Travel Grants are available to attend the May 19-21, 2014, Climate Change Preparedness Conference on Building Resilient Communities.