A Year in the Woods: The Diary of a Forest Ranger by Colin Elford

By Colin Elford

Colin Elford spends his days by myself - on my own yet for the deer, the squirrels, the rabbits, the birds and the various different creatures inhabiting the woods. From the crisp coldness of January, throughout the pleasure of spring and the heat of summer season, and again into the dampness of the fall and the chilliness winds of iciness, we accompany the wooded area ranger as he is going approximately his paintings - stalking within the early-morning darkness, placing an injured fallow dollar out of its distress, gazing stoats kill a hare, watching owls, and easily having fun with the outside. "A 12 months within the Woods" is an invigorating examine nature via a wooded area ranger's eyes and a captivating trip deep into the woods. It contains a pleasant 'Preamble' via Craig Taylor.

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