Cooley-Jericho Community Forest http://nhpr.org en North Country Group Creates Community Forest http://nhpr.org/post/north-country-group-creates-community-forest <p></p><p>A group of North Country towns working with the Ammonoosuc Conservation Trust has purchased 844 acres to create the <a href="http://www.townforest.org/">Cooley-Jericho Community Forest </a>in Easton.</p><p>The group – which includes Easton, Franconia, Landaff and Sugar Hill - has been working to buy the land, which is adjacent to The White Mountain National Forest.</p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 18:43:53 +0000 Chris Jensen 35060 at http://nhpr.org North Country Group Creates Community Forest North Country Towns Work On A Community Forest http://nhpr.org/post/north-country-towns-work-community-forest <p></p><p>A group of North Country residents is much closer to creating a community forest alongside the White Mountain National Forest.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Now they’re beginning to think about what kind of playground it should be.</p><p>For years people in the western part of the White Mountains –have admired an 840-acre tract of privately owned land.</p><p>It is located in Easton, which abuts the better-known towns of Sugar Hill and Franconia.</p><p>From its ridgeline there are fabulous&nbsp; views of the nearby White Mountain National Forest.</p> Mon, 31 Dec 2012 12:45:07 +0000 Chris Jensen 19181 at http://nhpr.org North Country Towns Work On A Community Forest