Our Partners

NRCScolor.jpgHillsborough County Conservation District works closely in partnership with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). 

Formed in 1935, NRCS, originally called the Soil Conservation Service, has provided leadership in a partnership effort to help America's private landowners and managers conserve their soil, water and other natural resources.

NRCS employees provide technical assistance based on sound science and suited to a customer's specific needs. They provide financial assistance for many conservation activities.  

All NRCS programs and services are offered on a voluntary, non-discriminatory basis, without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, or disability.

For more information on the cost-share programs available through NRCS, contact your Hillsborough County District Conservationist, Chad Cochrane at (603) 673-2409.

Please visit NH NRCS website to learn more.

UNH_CoopExt_288.jpgUNH Cooperative Extension provides a direct link between UNH and people throughout the state. In partnership with local residents and volunteers, Cooperative Extension plans and conducts educational programs responsive to New Hampshire people and the issues they identify that are important to them. UNH Cooperative Extension's mission "provides New Hampshire citizens with research-based education and information, enhancing their ability to make informed decisions that strengthen youth, families and communities, sustain natural resources, and improve the economy.

HCCD works closely with George Hamilton, Hillsborough County Agriculture Educator and Jon Nute, County Forester. For more information about what George and Jon can offer, please visit http://extension.unh.edu/Counties/Hillsboro/Hillsboro.htm or call 603-641-6060.


Photo Courtesy of NRCS


Photo Courtesy of NRCS


Photo Courtesy of NRCS


Photo Courtesy of UNH Cooperative Extension


Photo Courtesy UNH Cooperative Extension