GROTON -- Please join the New England Forestry Foundation and consulting forester Gary Gouldrup Friday, Nov. 16, for a tour of our current timber harvest at Wharton Plantation beginning at 8 a.m.

This walk is an opportunity for community residents and others to learn more about the goals of this harvest, as well as our approach to sound forest management on our woodlands throughout New England.

Directions: Participants should plan to meet at the field on Rocky Hill Road, located approximately 50 to 100 yards from its intersection with Old Dunstable Road.

This walk is free of charge, and it will be held rain or shine. For more information or to register, please contact Sonya at or call (978) 952-6856.

About New England Forestry Foundation:

New England Forestry Foundation is a recognized leader in conserving working forests, educating the public about forestry, and assisting landowners in the long-term protection and sustainable management of their properties. NEFF owns and manages over 135 demonstration forests, totaling more than 24,000 acres throughout New England. NEFF also holds 137 conservation easements, protecting 1.143 million acres of forestland.

For information about our organization, please visit our website at