Conservation Commission




Almost the whole green world now comes to blossom, a feast for the bees, a treat for the eyes



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Tracking Wildlife in Winter - Video


Grow Wild


Managing Forests for Resilience


Northern Forest Atlas


Managing Forests For Birds


What is a "Generalist"


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Climate Change FAQ's






Underhill's Conservation Commission Mission Statement:

In a changing climate our mission is to serve the Underhill Community by:


   : Protecting, preserving and identifying land resource inventory and other natural communities.

   : Fostering education of healthy conservation practices.

   : Fostering cultural awareness (agricultural, architectural, archaeological, natural, and historic) resources for the greater good.


The commission shall guide residents and town officials to appreciate the value of these assets for the benefit of future generations.




Name   4 Year Term Contact
Karen McKnight Chair         2025  
Betsy Chapek Vice-Chair        2026  
Laurie Graham Secretary        2027  
Patrick Lamphere Member        2025  
Trinity Schroeter Member        2027