Town of Sutton Selectmen Meeting Minutes


Sutton Conservation Commission


Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Please note that the meeting is in-person and all visitors must wear masks.

  • Review minutes of September 8, 2021.


  • Financial Report

Budget meeting with BOS 10/18/2021 at 5:00 PM; with Budget Committee 10/25/2021 at 6:15 (at firehouse)


  • Correspondence

— Email from Elly Phillips with 2021-202 budget meeting schedule SCC

— Email inquiry from John Roberts of Richmond, VA about a Tippy Rock in North Sutton, and reply from Don Davis with historical information about a Balancing Rock near the summit of King Hill.

— Email inquiry from Barbara Calvert about community service opportunities for KRHS students.

— Email from Debbie Lang following up with info regarding The Conservation Fund

— Email from NHACC announcing the Lunch & Learn presentation on “Assessing pesticide hazard and risk: Glyphosate, A Case Study” at noon on 10/20

— NHACC September eNews announcing that the Annual Meeting and Conference will be virtual again, on Nov 6th, grant opportunities and more.

— Email request from NHACC to fill out a 2022 Municipal Lake Issues survey

— Note from Barb Hoffman thanking SCC for memorial donation to NH Food Bank


  • Review of Wetland Applications and Issues

Copy of a Request for More Information letter from NHDES to NHDOT regarding their Standard Dredge & Fill Wetlands Permit Application

— Jim Morris summary of NHDOT  I-89 Dredge & Fill application #2


  • Review of Intents to Cut and Logging Issues

— Woodlot & Grange LLC, Eaton Grange Road, T/L#s 01-338-510 and 03-406-095, 60 acres out of 238.1, Nicholas Brunet, logger.


  • Old Business

NH Bioblitz report

— Report on NHDOT response regarding I-89 paving project.

— Repository of conservation easement documentation

— Status of Horse Beach KLNA: 1) engineering designs and 2) landscaper designs

— Beaver Pond Rd property sale update


  • New Business

— NH Fish & Game/UNH Extension call for milkweed pod collection and donation

— Fundraising idea – named boards on bridges


  • Publicity


  • Trail Maintenance and Development

— Trail Advisory Committee Report

>Draft KHR hiking map review

>KHR donation system


Next Meeting:  Wednesday, November 10th, 2021 at 6: