Forestry Policies (New Hampshire)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place New Hampshire


Applies to States or Provinces New Hampshire
Name Forestry Policies (New Hampshire)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas
Active Policy Yes
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


Summary

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:

http://www.nhdfl.org/library/pdf/Planning/NH%20Statewide%20Assessment%202010%20update.pdf http://www.nhdfl.org/library/pdf/Planning/NH%20Forest%20Resource%20Strategies%20Final.pdf

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.


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Policy Contact

Department New Hampshire Department of Resources and Economic Development
Division Division of Forests and Lands






















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