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12 Jan 2024

2024 Legislative Update #2

This is the second legislative/policy update for the 2024 New Hampshire Legislative session. I provide this update periodically (almost weekly) while the New Hampshire Legislature is in session to keep NHTOA members informed about what is happening in Concord. (If you do not wish to receive this update, please let me know and I will […]

06 Jan 2024

2024 Legislative Update #1

This is the first legislative/policy update for the 2024 New Hampshire Legislative session. I provide this update periodically (almost weekly) while the New Hampshire Legislature is in session to keep NHTOA members informed about what is happening in Concord. (If you do not wish to receive this update, please let me know and I will […]

07 Dec 2023

Shaheen & Gregg: CT Lakes landscape important

Union Leader opinion/editorial Sen. Jeanne Shaheen & Judd Gregg: Connecticut Lakes Headwaters Landscape As Important Today as Ever NEW HAMPSHIRE’s forests are a defining feature of our state — especially in the North Country — from the scenic landscapes to the habitat they provide for New Hampshire’s iconic wildlife, like moose, black bears and loons. […]

27 Oct 2023

Legislative Update #29 – Oct. 27

This is the 29th and final legislative/policy update for the 2023 New Hampshire legislative session. Yesterday “veto day” marked the unofficial end of the 2023 New Hampshire legislative session. The N.H. House and Senate voted and sustained 9 vetoes signed by the Governor , including the Burgess BioPower bill – House Bill 142. All attention […]

26 Oct 2023

Burgess BioPower veto override fails

October 26, 2023 Earlier today, by a vote of 194 to 159 the New Hampshire House of Representatives failed to muster the two-thirds needed to override the Governor Sununu’s veto of House Bill 142 (Burgess BioPower bill). House Bill 142 sought to modify certain provisions of the power purchase agreement between this facility and EVERSOURCE. […]

26 Oct 2023

Seeking a Part-Time Coordinator to Administer NH Project Learning Tree

Job Announcement New Hampshire Project Learning Tree Coordinator The New Hampshire Timberland Owners Association (NHTOA), New Hampshire’s forest productsindustry and landowner trade association, is seeking a part-time coordinator to administer NewHampshire Project Learning Tree (NHPLT). The NHPLT is a 501c3 organization based in ConcordNew Hampshire. The NHPLT coordinator will deliver the Project Learning Tree (PLT) […]

21 Oct 2023

31st Loggers & Truckers Convention in the rear view

October 21, West Lebanon, NH One hundred and twelve loggers, truckers, and members of the state’s forestry community met at the Fireside Inn in West Lebanon to recognize the newly and re-certified members of the New Hampshire Professional Loggers Program (NH PLP), hear from elected officials, and celebrate the tradition and heritage of timber harvesting […]