Winter has come and gone, and spring is clearly unfolding: the birdsong, the wildflowers, the bursting of shoots braking through the Earth’s surface in fertile ground, the trees leafing out, the warmer days as frogs sing, and then in the spring, showers are coming as the ice melts off the mountains, bringing it down through [...]
Many years ago I was awakened to the stories of our wild neighbors. Though we do not always see them, they leave so much information about the stories of their lives. There is adventure, drama, death, play, romance, and mystery. Through the years I learned how to stop, look, listen, smell, and feel these stories [...]
come on a journey of tracking at night,learn some of the mysteries and secrets of NIGHT TRACKING
There are always amazing things happening in the outdoors, and all of them leave stories. This is an amazing way to learn: it puts the QUEST back into question and the SEARCH back into research. It also helps to engage all the senses: touching the tracks, listening to the birds, and [...]
Frank Grindrod of http://www.earthworkprograms.com/ invites you to go for a guided walk of the mysteries of animal tracking in Alaska. Learn to see through the eyes of a tracker.
what questions do you ask yourself when out in the forest?
when tracking look for patterns in the natural world.
what are the animals doing [...]