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Spring/Summer 2019
Chickering Farm in Westmoreland now protected, largest dairy farm in the region, Dublin acreage conserved for the critters, Royce property in Jaffrey, a corner of Keene stays rural, Gramwick Trail, barn dance, upcoming events

Fall/Winter 2018
A campaign to save Cunningham Pond in Peterborough, young farmers give new life to historic farm in Winchester, Manning Hill Farm expands operations, honoring Annie Faulkner & Bob King, Roger & Ann Sweet named volunteers of the year, conservation land fosters recovery in cancer patients, 2019 calendar fundraiser

Spring/Summer 2018
Chamberlain Conservation Area in Fitzwilliam for nature and people, expanding an existing block of managed forest, treasuring a family farm, upcoming hike highlights natural communities, introducing new stewardship assistant, Wantastiquet-Monadnock Trail

Fall/Winter 2017
Windyhurst Farm conserves land in Swanzey, farmland, dairy herd, Campbell Pond in Antrim, clean water, sacred site in Chesterfield, health, spirituality, Lindsay Taflas hired as new development director, Keene State College Community Service Day brings group to Mountain Brook Reservoir property in Jaffrey, wood duck nesting boxes, wildlife, programs for kids

Spring/Summer 2017
Vose Farm in Walpole conserved, Farm Disaster Relief Fund, Stories About This Place, landowners actively choosing to care for their land, homes for bats, new staff, focusing on values to protect the region's quality of life

Fall/Winter 2016
Kids Connect! Fun on the Farm program, public access a feature of Mountain Brook Reservoir property in Jaffrey, greenway from West Hill in Keene, crafting a new log bridge, land conservation's role in local agriculture



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October 2019
2019 conservation awards announced, Paul Kotila, Dee Robbins, Volunteer of the Year, video of Apple Hill musicians' mini-concert, Ryan Owens's annual event remarks, help wanted, office manager, squirrels, Harvest Barn Dance, 30th anniversary, Student Conservation Association (SCA), Cunningham Pond

September 2019
Chickering Farm, Cranberry Meadow Pond Trail work days, new bridges on trail, Nature & Music: 30th Annual Celebration, Apple Hill musicians to play at event, now hiring: conservation project manager, encore screening: "Leaning into the Wind," squirrels, Harvest Barn Dance, 30th anniversary

August 2019
Kids farm program, art and conservation, paddle and hike destination, woodlot walks, Nature & Music: 30th Annual Celebration, Harvest Barn Dance, Cunningham Pond in Peterborough

July 2019
Outdoor classroom, Glover's Ledge, Kids Connect! Fun on the Farm, introducing Deputy Director Stacy Cibula, woodlot walks series, Nature & Music: 30th Annual Celebration, Harvest Barn Dance, field staff activities

June 2019
Breeding bird survey, Fieldwork Fridays, volunteers needed for summer youth garden program, Gramwick Trail, feedback wanted, reaccreditation

May 2019
Great Brook Farm conserves additional 60 acres, pink lady's slipper, garden instructors and volunteers wanted, upcoming events



Highlights from the Region: 2018 Annual Report
Stories and photos of the special places conserved during the past year, and acknowledgement of all the generous donors and volunteers.

Protecting Your Land with the Monadnock Conservancy
A guide to land conservation, including options for permanently protecting land.