New Hampshire Department of Forest and Lands

Pondicherry Wildlife Refuge

New Hampshire Forest Action Plan - 2020

The New Hampshire Department of Natural and Cultural Resources, Division of Forests and Lands has begun development of the next Forest Action Plan.

The Forest Action Plan Forest includes an assessment of current forest conditions and trends, identifies threats and concerns, establishes priorities, and provides strategies for addressing issues and investing state, federal, and other partner resources to address the management and landscape priorities identified in the plan.

How can you get involved?

  • Take this short survey. The survey is now closed. Return to this page for updates on draft State Forest Action Plan development.
  • Attend a listening session.
    • August 20, 2019 - DNCR North Region Headquarters, 629 B Main Street, Lancaster
      • 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM – Session for Natural Resource Practitioners
      • 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM – Session for General Public
    • August 26, 2019 - DNCR Concord Headquarters, 172 Pembroke Road, Concord
      • 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM – Session for Natural Resource Practitioners
      • 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM – Session for General Public
  • Share this link with your friends and colleagues or request a presentation for your group.

The Forest Action Plan update will be drafted through the Fall and Winter 2019/2020 based on input from the survey, listening sessions, and other methods of outreach. A draft will be available for public comment by February 2020.

For more information on the New Hampshire Forest Action Plan, contact Susan Francher, susan.francher@dncr.nh.gov.

Thanks for your interest in New Hampshire's forests. We look forward to hearing from you.

Brad Simpkins
Director
New Hampshire Division of Forests and Lands

NH Department of Natural and Cultural Resources and the NH Division of Forests and Lands | 172 Pembroke Road, Concord, NH 03301