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10 Years of Opposition To Conservation in Raymond

20 January 2015
By Cheryl Killam

History really does repeat itself.  Over the past decade the Raymond Conservation Commission’s  appointed members have tried to do what they are charged to do, protect the town’s natural resources, while a small group of Raymond residents have worked diligently to thwart the Conservation Commission’s initiatives of protecting town-owned land with conservation easements. 105 more words


Conservation Commission – Please educate yourselves! Please!!

Yes, I’m writing about the Raymond Conservation Commission (ConsCom) again, and yes, it’s about the Flint Hill property again. There are several reasons why I continue to write about this subject over and over. 880 more words


$5.6 Million Conservation Easement Preserves Grouse Habitat In Northwest Colorado

CRAIG, Colo. (AP) – An agriculture-preservation group and a northwestern Colorado ranch have agreed on a conservation easement to preserve about 25 square miles of greater sage grouse habitat. 170 more words


Should Raymond's Conservation Commission be required to attend training?

I watched the Conservation Commission (ConsCom) meeting of July, 9, 2014, and I was very surprised by some of the things that were mentioned and discussed regarding the potential conservation easement on the Flint Hill property. 1,366 more words


Flint Hill Update/ConsCom ignorance

As many of you who live in Raymond, NH know, the Select Board was advised by legal counsel that they had to put a conservation easement on 145 acres of Flint Hill. 334 more words


Flint Hill Part II

I watched the discussion and decision of the Select Board regarding Flint Hill with astonishment. On Monday night, they decided with a vote of 3-2 to put a deed restriction on 145 acres of the property. 1,111 more words


Flint Hill

The Select Board received the report from the Conservation Commission (ConsCom) regarding the town-owned Flint Hill property (for my readers who are not on the Board, … 1,212 more words