Tag Archives: New Hampshire

Prescribed Burn in New Hampshire Forest to Improve Habitat

Third attempt at prescribed burn in this area     FARMINGTON, N.H. (AP) — A portion of the blueberry barrens atop New Hampshire’s Blue Job Mountain in Farmington will be set on fire to maintain important habitats and benefit a ...

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Prescribed Burns Planned for White Mountain National Forest

Fuel reduction efforts in New Hampshire     ALBANY, N.H. (AP) — Sections of the White Mountain National Forest will be set on fire in the next few weeks, depending on the weather. Such prescribed burns help improve habitat for ...

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Boy Scout Creates Wildfire Danger Rating Sign for New Hampshire Community

Sign will alert Route 125 travelers   BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire Boy Scout has created a wildfire danger rating sign for his community. The sign by Logan Sisk, of Brentwood, will alert those traveling on Route 125 ...

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Wildfire Closes Part of Appalachian Trail

Wildfire in White Mountains has burned over 70 acres   Jordan Cuddemi, Valley News North Woodstock, N.H. — Public safety officials from several Grafton County towns have joined state and federal officials in fighting a hard-to-reach wildfire in the White ...

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New Hampshire Recognizes Wildfire Awareness Week

Event includes training and sharing of information   CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — It’s Wildfire Awareness Week in New Hampshire. The state has been part of the Northeastern Forest Fire Protection Commission since 1949. It provides opportunities for agency members to ...

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