Editors Mike Jones and Liz Willey will introduce their recently published Field Guide to Alpine Areas of the East. Twenty scientists, explorers, naturalists, and land managers from the United States and Canada have collaborated to create this unique book that celebrates and documents the alpine zone. It covers all of the major alpine ecosystems in New England, New York, Qu├ębec, Labrador, and Newfoundland. Co-sponsor White Birch Books will be on hand with copies for sale.

Tin Mountain Nature Programs are sponsored by L.L. Bean and the Evenor Armington Foundation and are open to the public. Donations of $3.00 per person and $5.00 per family are appreciated. Tin Mountain Conservation is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit environmental education organization serving the greater Mount Washington Valley for over 30 years. For more visit www.tinmountain.org, or call 603-447-6991.