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Thu January 19, 2012

Feds Provide $5 Million to Preserve North Country Land

The Androscoggin Headwaters Project is aimed at preserving some of the most beautiful and environmentally important land in the North Country.
Chris jensen for NHPR

The federal government has provided $5 million to help protect some of the most beautiful land in the North Country. NHPR’s Chris Jensen reports.

The U.S. Forest Service is providing $5 million to purchase a conservation easement near Errol.

The money will prevent development but still allow sustainable logging and recreation.

J.T. Horn is an official with the Trust for Public Land. It has been working on the huge, conservation project.

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