Division of Parks & Recreation Library

New Hampshire Department of Natural and Cultural Resources (DNCR)
Parks & Recreation Documents & Reports


Division of Parks and Recreation, Fiscal Year 2017 Financial ReportFY17-Parks-Report-FINAL-DRAFT-1-31-18 (pdf 2MB)

(In the above financial report, to locate Sunapee entries use Find or see pages 10, 12, 15 and 35.)


Guiding Principles for Leases Adopted by the State Park System Advisory Council, 2/6/2012 – SPSAC- Guiding-Principles-for-Leasing (pdf 22kb)


Ten-Year Strategic Development and Capital Improvement Plan, 1/2010 (pdf 8.7MB)


FNSP Old ForestFranconia Notch State Park: Visiting New Hampshire’s Biodiversity, Old Forest in Franconia Notch State ParkFNSP_oldforest2 (pdf 1.5MB). Published by the NH Natural Heritage Bureau. Click on the image (right) to download/view.

A Brief History of New Hampshire State Parks (pdf 15kb)

As of July 1, 2017, the Dept. of Resources and Economic Development (DRED) was reorganized into the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources (DNCR) to include parks and recreation; forests and lands; libraries; arts; film and digital media; and historical resources, also known as the State Historic Preservation Office. The Department of Business and Economic Affairs assumed the Divisions of Economic Development and Travel and Tourism).

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