The surface waters (streams, rivers, lakes and ponds) and wetlands of New Durham supply drinking water, wildlife habitat, and recreation opportunities for the community. In order to preserve these critically important resources New Durham shall require conservation and land management practices which minimize environmental degradation and alteration of scenic and rural character.
Town of New Durham, NH
New Durham Planning Board, "Town of New Durham Zoning & Land Use Odinance" (2007). PREP Publications. 248.