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June 2017

The Currier Museum of Art is dedicated to connecting art with people in innovative ways. The museum is home to a significant collection of European, American, and contemporary art, including works by Picasso, Monet, O’Keeffe, Le Witt, and works by new Hampshire artists. This collection inspires exhibitions and programs of many types. Read more →

A turkey gobbled from a high perch in a pine tree every night for a week before the trail of turkey feathers littered the pathway at the bottom of the hill. Maybe the bobcat that neighbors had seen in the area took the turkey. No one knows the story behind that wildlife encounter, but Cogswell Hill in Canterbury is likely to continue to host a wide variety of wildlife because Howard Moffett along with new owners Chris and Jim Devine worked with Five Rivers Conservation Trust to conserve 56 acres where this wildlife encounter occurred. Moffett has owned and loved this property for 32 years. He wanted to conserve the land before he sold it and was pleased to find buyers who planned uses of the property that were compatible with his conservation goals. Read more →

During the 2016-17 winter season, total ski resort visits for Ski NH’s 34 ski area members reached 2,357,609, which includes alpine and Nordic skiing, snowboarding, and tubing. This represents and increase of 33% over the prior year’s visits. Read more →

Waterville Valley Resort announced that it has secured funding to begin work on Phase II of its $7.5 million capital improvements plan that began with the Green Peak Expansion in Fall 2016. Phase II of this capital investment program will bring multi-year infrastructure upgrades and improvements throughout the resort. Read more →

Everyone can help ensure that wildlife habitats remain available, and land conservation is one way to accomplish that goal. Join Five Rivers Conservation Trust for a presentation on how you can take action for wildlife. On Wednesday evening, June 14, 5 – 7:30, NH Fish and Game Wildlife Biologist Emily Preston will join Five Rivers Conservation Trust at their Annual Gathering in Concord to discuss Taking Action for Wildlif Read more →