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Barry Camp Scholarship winner announced

Congratulations Clark Cayer!

Barry Conservation Camp Winner 2018 - Clark Cayer

The Candia Conservation Commission awarded its 4th annual Barry Conservation Camp scholarship to Clark Clayer, a 5th grader at the Moore School.

Clark will attend the 2018 Conservation Camp 4-H On The Wild Side (age 10-16) in July where he will “Experience nature and reunite with the great outdoors. Paddle a canoe, fillet a fish and cook it over an open fire, sleep under the stars, learn how to observe nature, climb a mountain, swim in a pond, create nature crafts and more. Truly experience the great outdoors.” Congratulations Clark!

Find out more about our scholarship

Candia Conservation Calendar

Submit your photos for our 2019 calendar!

CCC Calendar 2018

2019 Calendar Photo Submissions. The Candia Conservation Commission is looking for photos for the 2019 Candia Conservation Calendar. All proceeds go to the Debra Bell Levesque Scholarship Fund and provide for a Candia student to attend one week at Barry Conservation Camp in Berlin, NH.

Find out more about the Debra Bell Levesque Scholarship.

Photo Submission Information:

  • Photos must be taken in Candia and be of wildlife and or landscapes of our beautiful town.
  • Photos should be at least 300 dpi.
  • Photos should be in focus (with no blurriness) when enlarged to a 11" x 8" format.
  • Email your photos to photos@candiaconservationcommission.org. Please put "Calendar Contest" in the subject line and all relevant information in the body (including the photographer’s name, and where and when the photo was taken).
  • Submission deadline is September 1, 2018.

Check out our Photo Gallery to view the 2017 calendar photos.

2018 Calendar - a few still available. The 2018 Candia Conservation Commission Calendars are available for purchase ($10/each) at the Candia Town Hall, Smyth Public Library, and any Conservation Commission Member. All funds are used to support the Debra Bell Levesque Scholarship to Barry Conservation Camp.

2017/2018 Newsletter Available

A publication of the CCC listing our ongoing and upcoming projects

CCC Newsletter

Our Fall 2017/Winter 2018 Newsletter is available now. Topics this year include our scholarship for Barry Conservation Camp, an anonymous easement donation, a presentation on climate change, our Old Home Day booth, town forest walks, and a note from our chair.