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Russell Farm and Forest Conservation Foundation

By Jen Risley (February 1, 2014)

RussellFrom their website:

The Russell Foundation was established in 2003 as a private foundation under Section 501(c)(3) and a 509(a) of the Internal revenue Code (IRC). Initially, operating as the Russell Piscataquog River Watershed Foundation with a primary mission to protect, preserve, and study the natural attributes of the Piscataquog Watershed. In 2012 the Foundation evolved and is now the Russell Farm and Forest Conservation Foundation with a focus on conserving and supporting the viability of active sustainable farm and forest land in New Hampshire. The Russell Foundation provides customized assistance to accelerate the pace of important farm and forest land conservation and to secure access for farmers. The Russell Foundation prioritizes support toward the protection of critically important soils and local economically sustainable farms.

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