Resources

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5 Ways Communities can Protect Wildlife in a Changing Climate [factsheet]
5 Ways Communities can Protect Wildlife in a Changing Climate # 1 Make connections Protect areas for habitat expansion and connect habitats via…
Wildlife, Natural Resources, Climate Adaptation Natural Resources
A Landowner's Guide to Inventorying and Monitoring Wildlife in New Hampshire
This 80-page guide published in 2004 helps landowners in New Hampshire better know and understand wildlife on their property.  It was produced by the…
Wildlife, Natural Resources, NH Coverts Project Natural Resources
A Landowner’s Guide to New England Cottontail Habitat Management
This 40-page document highlights New England’s only native cottontail rabbit species that is in peril. Over the past few decades, the New England…
Wildlife, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Beavers and Their Control
Introduction Beavers were numerous in New Hampshire when European settlers first arrived. Their pelts were extremely valuable to trappers who, at…
Wildlife, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Black Racers in New Hampshire [brochure]
Black racers are slender, agile snakes that can grow to 6 feet in length. True to their name, they are solid glossy-black except for a white throat…
Natural Resources, Wildlife Natural Resources
Blanding’s Turtles in New Hampshire [brochure]
Blanding’s turtles are distinguished by their bright yellow chin and throat. Their domed shell, looking much like an army-helmet, is often speckled…
Natural Resources, Wildlife Natural Resources
For the Birds: Bird Feeding Tips
Each year in the United States, Americans spend more than one-half billion dollars feeding birds. In fact, one in three North American households…
Wildlife, Natural Resources, Speaking for Wildlife Natural Resources
More Harm Than Good: Why You Shouldn't Feed Deer
A brochure from the N.H. Fish and Game Department and UNH Cooperative Extension explaining why you should not feed deer. Here’s why the New…
Wildlife, Natural Resources, Speaking for Wildlife Natural Resources
New England Cottontail Rabbits in New Hampshire [brochure]
Threats to New England Cottontails Forest Succession. The New England cottontail has specific habitat needs, relying on dense thickets for…
Natural Resources, Wildlife Natural Resources
New Hampshire's Native Trees, Shrubs and Vines with Wildlife Value
Table of species, fruiting period, wildlife use and wildlife using plant for food. 
Wildlife, Natural Resources, Speaking for Wildlife Natural Resources
New Hampshire’s Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines with Wildlife Value [chart]
This chart includes native plant species, fruiting period, wildlife use, and the wildlife species use a particular native plant.  Plants Included…
Forestry, Natural Resources, Wildlife Natural Resources
Nuisance Wildlife In & Around the Home
A woodchuck mows down an entire row of new cabbage transplants... A porcupine is destroying a hedge of hemlocks... Flying squirrels are keeping…
Wildlife, Natural Resources, Yard & Garden Natural Resources
Ordering Information for Habitat Stewardship Brochures [handout]
Handout for Speaking for Wildlife presentations Describes how to request a free set of Habitat Stewardship Brochures from the UNH Forestry…
Wildlife, Natural Resources, Speaking for Wildlife Natural Resources
Peatlands
Peatlands are wetland ecosystems that contain peat, a spongy, organic material formed by partially decayed wetland plants. Typically found in cool…
Wildlife, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Pollinators in New Hampshire [brochure]
Pollinators are species that move pollen from one flower to another, fertilizing plants and allowing them to reproduce. While some birds and bats are…
Natural Resources, Wildlife
PowerPoint Instructions
LCD Projector Connect VGA cable to laptop and projector. Turn on LCD projector first. Turn on laptop after LCD projector. If after a few…
Wildlife, Natural Resources Natural Resources
Recommended Flowering Plants and Groundcovers for Wildlife
One sheet of recommendations for woody ground cover and flowering perennials & groundcovers, including early, mid and late season bloomers.…
Wildlife, Natural Resources, Speaking for Wildlife Natural Resources
Recommended Flowering Plants and Groundcovers for Wildlife
Recommended Flowering Plants and Groundcovers for Wildlife A Garden for Wildlife: Natural Landscaping for a Better Backyard – a Speaking for…
Natural Resources, Wildlife, Speaking for Wildlife Natural Resources
Speaking for Wildlife Presentation - A Garden for Wildlife
A Garden for Wildlife is a slide presentation that shows how anyone with a backyard, garden, or landscaped area can help wildlife by altering their…
Natural Resources, Wildlife, Speaking for Wildlife Natural Resources Wildlife Presentation
Speaking For Wildlife Presentation - New Hampshire Bats
Wondering what’s up with bats in New Hampshire? This talk will give you an overview of the different kinds of bats found in our state, where to look…
Natural Resources, Wildlife, NH Bat Counts, Speaking for Wildlife Natural Resources Wildlife Presentation