Forestry Policies (New Hampshire)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Place|| New Hampshire
|Applies to States or Provinces||New Hampshire|
|Name||Forestry Policies (New Hampshire)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Implementing Sector|| State/Province
|Primary Website|| http://www.nhdfl.org/
|Last Review|| 2014-09-15
|Information Source||State Assessment: http://www.nhdfl.org/library/pdf/Planning/NH%20Statewide%20Assessment%202010%20update.pdf State Strategy: http://www.nhdfl.org/library/pdf/Planning/NH%20Forest%20Resource%20Strategies%20Final.pdf|
New Hampshire's forests are managed by the Department of Resources and Economic Development, Division of Forests and Lands. The Department issued in 2010 its Statewide Assessment and Strategies documents:
The Strategy document identifies the goal to "optimize availability of biomass for electricity and heating within sustainable limits", as originally recommended in the 2008 Agriculture, Forestry and Waste Action Climate Change Action Plan report.
|Department||New Hampshire Department of Resources and Economic Development|
|Division|| Division of Forests and Lands