CNH 2018 Meeting

NHA LogoThe 2018 Consortium of Northeastern Herbaria annual meeting is being hosted by the University of New Hampshire Hodgdon Herbarium and will be held on June 13 & 14 in Concord and Manchester, New Hampshire. This meeting will be different from previous meetings in that it will consist primarily of field collecting-based activity (vascular plants and/or bryophytes, depending on your interests) in natural areas in the vicinity of Concord. There will be a business meeting and potentially a talk in Manchester on the evening of June 13. 

Please register for the meeting here.


The days of Wednesday, June 13 and Thursday, June 14 will be devoted to field work. June 13 will be a wetlands day, with Atlantic White Cedar and fen sites being targeted. June 14 will be a sandplains day, with dune, riverwash plain, open heath habitats being possibilities. More details about the field site locations (including directions) will be provied at a later date.

On the evening of Wednesday, June 13 there will be a business meeting and talk. This meeting will be held at The Falls Event Center, 21 Front Street, Manchester, NH. This venue is associated with the La Quinta Inn & Suites Manchester (see below).



We have reserved a block of rooms at discounted rate ($109.00) at the La Quinta Inn & Suites Manchester. To make a reservation call 603-669-5400 and ask for the "Consortium of Northeastern Herbaria" rate. This rate is vaild on June 12 and 13, and rooms are being held until May 21. Directions to the hotel can be found here.

For information about other hotels in Manchester and for other information about the town, visit this site.

NOTE: Laconia Motorcycle Week is taking place during June 9 - 17. This event is centered on Lake Winnipesaukee, and hotels in Concord and surrouding towns may fill-up. So, book your lodging early.