New Hampshire Conservation Connection

NRCS NH Conservation Connection


The New Hampshire NRCS News Source                       April 2013

Imagine 2

Organization for Refugee and Immigrant Success Hosts Tour and Workshop

On April 3, 2013, The Organization for Refugee and Immigrant Success (ORIS) and the National Immigrant Farming Initiative (NIFI) hosted a tour and workshop that showcased NRCS programs. 

Bird in Marsh

Wetlands Reserve and Conservation Innovation Grant Programs Help Restore Huckleberry Lane Salt Marsh 


Spring has Sprung at Top of the Hill Farm and NRCS's Deb Eddison and Jack Highland were there

Cow and newborn

Upcoming Program Ranking Deadlines

Water Quality

Water Quality Initiative 

Submit applications by May 3rd to allow time to clear eligibility requirements by the nationally-set ranking deadlines in June and July.

New England Cottontail

New England Cottontail Initiative

Submit applications by May 3rd to allow time to clear eligibility requirements by the May 17th ranking deadline.


Conservation Innovation Grants

Submit applications by 4:00 p.m. EDT on May 17th

UNH Career Fair

UNH Career Fair

UNH Net Impact held its first annual "Careers with Impact" job and internship fair on Thursday April 4th, 2013 and State Conservationist Rick Ellsmore, along with State Engineer Jade Nield and Management and Program Analyst Ian Rodgers, spoke with students.  More

Earth Day

Every Day is Earth Day at the NRCS

Find out about our programs . . .


Congratulations to Deb Weymouth and Rachael Phillips for completing the NRCS Emerging Leaders Development Program

More on the ELDP


Volunteer week

Volunteer week is April 21st  to 27th.
Press release
Find out about volunteer opportunities


Upcoming Events

Wild and Scenic Film Festival
Apr 26 - Apr 27, 2013

Workshops for Home Gardeners
Apr 27, 2013

NH Drinking Water Protection Conference
May 1, 2013

Keene Farmers' Market with Double-Up Veggie Bucks
May 4, 2013

Watershed Ecology Workshop
May 8, 2013

Organics Management Workshop
May 17, 2013

New Hampshire Envirothon
May 21, 2013

NHANRS Wetlands Conference
October 18, 2013