land http://nhpr.org en The Fight For Frisky Hill http://nhpr.org/post/fight-frisky-hill <p>On her commute from Laconia to Pittsfield six days a week, Tobi Gray Chassie&nbsp;often stops at scenic spot in Gilmanton called Frisky Hill. When Chassie&nbsp;saw a sign telling of plans to develop the land, she felt that it was her duty to support the <a href="http://www.gilmantonlandtrust.org/" target="_blank">Gilmanton Land Trust</a> in their protection of the land which meant so much to her.</p><p></p> Sat, 17 Aug 2013 04:00:00 +0000 Deborah Schachter 32152 at http://nhpr.org The Fight For Frisky Hill The Land Grabbers http://nhpr.org/post/land-grabbers-0 <p>Large-scale acquisition in developing countries to secure food, natural resources and even altruistic motives is nothing new,&nbsp;but it’s grown exponentially in recent years.&nbsp;Recent&nbsp;estimates of how much land&nbsp;has been snapped up run from 120 to 560 million acres.</p> Tue, 07 May 2013 13:40:10 +0000 Virginia Prescott 27000 at http://nhpr.org The Land Grabbers