Forestry Committee

Mission Statement

The Forestry Committee, a group of volunteers from the town appointed by the Selectmen, shall manage the town forests. The main purpose of having town forests is to encourage the proper management of timber, firewood and other natural resources through planting, timber stand improvement, thinning, harvesting, reforestation and other multiple use programs consistent with the forest management program, any deed restrictions and any pertinent local ordinances or regulations. (Per RSA 31:111)

Recreational Use Policy:

The use of wheeled motorized vehicles is not permitted on town forest land, with the exception of individuals needing handicapped access.

Current Projects:

  1. Install new signage for entraces to forests
  2. Establish a parking lot, trailhead and new trail in the Siemeze Forest off Middle Branch Road
  3. Update Forest Management Plans

Board Members

Name Title
Joseph Constance, Jr. Selectmen's Representative

Committee Members

NamePositionAppointment Expires
Tom Miller

Chairman

2019

Graham Pendlebury

Vice Chair

2019

Carter Brown

Treasurer

2019

Ben St. Amand

Member

2019

Kim DiPietro

Member

2018

Joseph Constance, Jr.

Selectmen's Representative