Amphibians on the Move
Spring is around the corner, and the amphibian migration is almost upon us. Get ready to join our Salamander Crossing Brigades!Learn more See the salamander forecast
The Harris Center connects people to the natural world through land protection, education of all ages, conservation research, and programs that encourage active participation in the great outdoors.
Our educational programs, camps, and community science initiatives invite people of all ages to deepen their understanding of the local landscape.
We've protected more than 25,000 acres of land in the Monadnock Region, for people and wildlife alike. Learn more about our land conservation efforts and how you can help.
We welcome conservation research on much of the land and water we’ve helped protect, and encourage participation in our popular community science initiatives.
Our headquarters in Hancock, NH are located in the heart of a 36,000-acre SuperSanctuary of conserved lands. Explore our trails, grounds, and facilities.
Upcoming Programs & EventsApril 6 (Thu) Environmental Studies Institute: Field Ecology of Breeding Raptors » April 7 (Fri) Owl Prowl for Families » April 18 (Tue) Vernal Pool Exploration at the Tippin’ Rock Trail » April 19 (Wed) Book Group: “Diet for a Small Planet” » April 20 (Thu) Environmental Studies Institute: Field Ecology of Breeding Raptors » All Events
Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
The Harris Center is committed to ensuring that our trails, conserved lands, educational programs, and conservation research projects are welcoming spaces for all.
Salamander Crossing Brigade Updates for 2023
We’ve made a few updates to our Salamander Crossing Brigade program for 2023! Here’s what you need to know.
The Superbowl of Birding: An Update from the Harris Center “Kestrels”
The Harris Center “Kestrels” placed second in the birding competition, but won big for kestrel conservation efforts.