Rivers & Economic Vibrancy

  • Lamprey River downtown Newmarket

Downtown Rivers Bring Spending


Rivers play an important role in a community’s economy, serving as a place to fish, paddle, enjoy a lunchtime walk, observe wildlife and relax with friends and family. Many New Hampshire communities can become River Towns — communities that embrace their downtown river as a source of economic vibrancy. 


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Students Working with Cooperative Extension on Applied Nature Economy Research Share Findings at Recent Undergraduate Research Conference (URC)
Students Working with Cooperative Extension on Applied Nature Economy Research Share Findings at Recent Undergraduate Research Conference (URC) Learn More
Just what is your water worth? Our team is trying to answer this very question. We are working with communities to better understand how they use and ... Learn More

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Throughout history, rivers have been drivers of economic development. Many communities have rivers running through their downtowns and when rivers are... Learn More