Stone Farm – Successful Tour & Fundraising Progress!
A rainy day in May is great time to tour a soon-to-be-conserved farm! At least that’s what 68 hearty participants thought on Sunday May 1. All gathered in the Stone Farm Dairy Barn for introductions and information about the effort of Five Rivers and the Friends of Stone Farm to conserve this 200+ acre historic farm, in the Stone Family since the 1780’s. Then a rainbow of colorful raincoats … Read more
Stone Farm – History and Stories
Friends of Stone Farm volunteer Linda Morse interviewed Judy Stone to produce a series of articles sent monthly to various e-mail lists in Dunbarton in the spring and summer of 2016. What rich history … Read more
Pierce Property – 18 Acres Conserved in Concord!
Five Rivers Conservation Trust and the Concord Conservation Commission recently completed a six year joint effort to conserve the agricultural fields at Stickney Hill with the signing of a conservation easement protecting the 18 acres of fields at the Pierce farm. The Pierce property is a key part of the “Stickney Hill Agricultural Neighborhood”, as defined by a 2008 report by New Hampshire … Read more
Cabot Easement 38 Acres Conserved in Loudon!
Five Rivers Conservation Trust and Colin Cabot Conserve 38 acres of Outstanding Wildlife Habitat in Loudon. Thanks to the conservation commitment and generosity of Colin Cabot, a critical parcel of land has been conserved. The property includes half of a beaver pond surrounded by wetlands and upland forest. The easement conserves 3,500 feet of water frontage of the pond. It also conserves 1,250 … Read more