Science technician, The Nature Conservancy's Adirondack Chapter
Alissa Rafferty is a science technician for The Nature Conservancy's Adirondack Chapter. This is her third season leading the local effort on wildlife tracking and transportation work for the regional Staying Connected Initiative. Alissa, a Lake Placid resident, grew up in the Adirondacks and attended St. Lawrence University. Before coming to The Nature Conservancy, she studied loons in Wisconsin, tropical birds in the Peruvian Amazon, and invasive insects in Montana.