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Feature: Two Conservation Projects Finalized in December

Feature: Two Conservation Projects Finalized in December

It was a great end to 2015 for the watershed and the towns of Epping and Middleton, NH. Over 340 acres combined were permanently conserved with the closing on the Burley Farm and Speltz Property projects. Burley Farm, Epping, NH: 197 acres. The farm off of North River Road in Epping was once an active apple orchard and before that a dairy that sold milk to H.P. Hood, linked by the old B&M Railroad that ran on what it

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