In 2005 the Town of Washington Planning Board in consultation and cooperation with the Town of Washington Conservation Commission identified the need for a Natural and Cultural Resource Inventory and a Conservation Plan for Washington.
The Town of Grantham's Grantham's Critical Conservation Lands Index was a fundamental step toward protecting their natural resources. It serves as an inventory of the natural resources in Grantham and provides the basis for their land conservation planning.
Hebron's Natural Resources Inventory was completed in 2011. The Hebron Conservation Commission plans to use their NRI as the basis for their future land conservation planning. the 2010 Wildlife Action Plan Maps and Wildlife Action Plan information were incorporated into the NRI. Hebron has used the Wildlife Action Plan maps along with other natural resources information for their town in their efforts to prioritize areas for future protection.
The Andover Conservation Commission hosted a series of wildlife-themed workshops during the summer of 2013 as a way to Take Action for Wildlife in their town. Their Bog Pond walk was featured on NHPR. Click here to hear the story!