After our 2015 annual meeting, timber framer Dave Shepard gave a demonstration of his sawmill on West Road, converting logs to planks.
At our 2014 annual meeting, Jess Toro of Native Habitat Restorations spoke about the destructive power of invasive species on the landscape and methods used to control these invaders. The talk was followed with a walk on the Land Trust property on West Road where she has been working to rebuild the diverse forest.
In 2003-2004, as part of a state-mandated initiative, the town of Alford produced a Community Development Plan. The project included engaging two biology field researchers from UMass Amherst to inventory the unique habitat, flora and fauna in our town. These photos were part of their final report.