• Happy 100th birthday, White Mountain National Forest!

    5 monthes ago - By WCVB

    Forest Service officials are celebrating the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the White Mountain National Forest on Wednesday.
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  • ‘People's forest' marks 100 years, seeks new connections

    ‘People's forest' marks 100 years, seeks new connections

    5 monthes ago - By National Post

    CONCORD, N.H. - New Hampshire's most iconic attraction had been decimated by forest fires and logging when President Woodrow Wilson established it as a national forest a century ago.
    Now, the White Mountain National Forest stretches over 800,000 acres in the northern part of the state and part of Maine.
    It attracts millions of visitors each year and has become part of the state's economic engine, contributing to the nearly $9 billion outdoor recreation industry that supports almost 80,000 jobs. Beyond that, it is a source of pride among New Englanders.
    “There's a reason why it's called...
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