Volunteers are invited to check the trail conditions at two properties — Forge Pond and Mill Pond conservation areas, from 3 to 5 p.m. this Friday, May 24. Both properties are located just to the north of the Head of Westport and include some scenic views of the upper end of the Westport River’s East Branch. Meet at the property on Forge Road to start. Wear sturdy shoes and heavy gloves. Bring your own hand clippers or loppers and water to drink. Call 508-636-9228 for further information.