Membership Levels and Dues

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Active Members - $125.00 Annual Dues ($75.00 over 65)

1. Active Members shall satisfy the requirements set forth in A or B below:

  • A. Active Members shall be certified by the NH Joint Board and should include a copy of their certification when applying.
  • B. Active Members shall be natural resource science professionals having a Baccalaureate degree, with a minimum of 20 semester hours in soil science, wetland science, and/or other natural resource sciences, and must have been engaged in the practice of such profession for at least three years; provided, however, that persons having an Associate’s degree and six (6) years of practice in one of the natural resource science fields may be accepted as Active Members. Persons holding advanced degree(s) in relevant natural resource sciences may substitute a master’s degree for one year of practice and a doctorate degree for two years of practice. The advanced degree must be in the discipline to which membership is being applied. In no case shall less than one year of actual practice be required. Additionally, applicants must be sponsored for membership by two active members in each discipline applied for. Please enclose a transcript, resume and sponsor forms when applying.

2. Have voting privileges. 3. May serve on the Board of Directors or Chair standing committees

Public Sector Members - $30.00 Annual Dues

1. Any person with an interest in the natural resource sciences that is currently an employee or volunteer of a government agency 2. May choose to be a member under the Affiliate Membership or Active Membership if all the requirements outlined above for Active Membership are met. 3. Active members have voting privileges and may serve on the Board of Directors or Chair standing committees.

Affiliate Members - $70.00 Annual Dues

1. Any person with an interest in the natural resource sciences. 2. Do not have regular association voting privileges. 3. May be appointed to committees and do have voting rights on that committee. 4. Do not have to be sponsored but must be approved by the Board of Directors. 5. Affliate Membership is not open to certified professionals.

Student Members - $20.00 Annual Dues

1. Must be enrolled full-time in an associate, undergraduate or graduate-level natural resource science curriculum. Please enclose transcripts. 2. May serve on committees and do have voting privileges on committees. 3. Cannot serve as committee chairs or as Directors and do not have voting privileges at regular Association meetings.

Conservation Commission Group Membership - $20.00 Annual Dues

1. Any Conservation Commission established by Town Vote and operating under the requirements of NH RSA 36-A may become an Association member as a group. 2. May serve on committees and do have voting privileges on committees. 3. Cannot serve as committee chairs or as Directors and do not have voting privileges at regular association meetings.

Lifetime Members - $1,500.00 Single Payment

1. Have the same requirements and privileges as Active Members.   Membership Renewal Form Any comments or suggestions for the site can be sent to webmanager@nhanrs.org.

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For membership consideration, please send a completed Membership Applicationwith applicable attachments, a check for the appropriate fee, and Sponsor Form to the NHANRS P.O. Box address.

Both of these forms can be completed using Adobe Reader, or may be printed out and completed with black or blue pen.

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