Guilford’s Natural Resource Inventory

Mission Statement
To create a comprehensive Natural Resource Inventory for the Town. The Natural Resource Inventory will be formatted to make it informative and practical for Town Commissions and land-use agencies and other potential users.

Policies and Actions:
A. Preserve Guilford’s Character and Cultural Landscape
B. Conserve the Town’s Open Space and Natural and Environmental Resources and Habitats

Purpose:
“….to establish an information baseline that can enable Guilford’s decision makers and land use agencies to make informed decisions regarding development, conservation, and natural resource management issues.”

The NRI will document:

  • The geographical location of these resources
  • The importance of these resources to the citizens
  • The integrity of these resources
  • The threats to these resources