Enhancing Wildlife Habitat in New Hampshire

Habitat Management - Managing land for wildlife - action steps for individuals and communities.

Creating Backyard Wildlife Habitat - general information and resources

Managing Grasslands, Shrublands, and Young Forest Habitats for Wildlife: A Guide for the Northeast. Chapter-by-chapter downloads will help you understand and manage early successional habitat for wildlife value.

Controlling Invasive Plants

Small Grants Program for Wildlife Habitat Restoration and Enhancement
N.H. Fish and Game's Small Grants Program helps landowners with a minimum of 25 acres restore or enhance habitat for wildlife. Funding of up to $2,000 per year (no more than $6,000 over a ten-year period) is available for the creation and/or maintenance of wildlife habitat within the property. Projects that may qualify for funding include: brush clearing or mowing to maintain grasslands and shrub-lands; release of old apple trees; and maintenance of woodland openings. In exchange for the grant, landowners agree that their land will remain open for non-motorized public access activities, including hunting. For more information, contact the Wildlife Division at (603) 271-2461, or e-mail wildlife@wildlife.nh.gov. NH WAP

A Natural Investment: Since 2000, State Wildlife Grants have transformed species and habitat conservation in New Hampshire.


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