Women working with chainsaws

Women in the Woods

Have you ever walked in the woods while 15 women are running chainsaws? While historically this hasn’t been a common sight in New Hampshire, UNH Extension is now helping make it a more frequent reality. The health of New Hampshire’s forests is defined by the ability of private landowners to make... Read More

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