Conservation Commission

Established in 1966 by a vote of the Town, per NH RSA 36-A:1.  Consists of  no less than three (3) and no more than seven (7) members appointed by the Board of Selectmen, one of the seven members is a Planning Board rep.

The main mission of the Conservation Commission is to ensure “the proper utilization and protection of the natural resources and… the protection of watershed resources…of the Town.”  The Commission may receive gifts of money and property to forward its purposes.  Also the Commission may acquire in the name of the Town, subject to the approval of the Board of Selectmen, by gift, purchase, grant, bequest, devise, lease or otherwise, the fee in such land or water rights or any lesser interest as may be necessary to conserve and properly utilize open space and other land and water within the Town.

Board Members

Name Title
Ammy Heiser Chair
Carol Bertsimas Vice Chair
Ayn Whytemare Secretary
Mike Crockwell BOS Rep.
Brent Edmonds Planning Board Rep.
Wendy Weiseiger Member
David Baril, Jr. Member