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7/31/1865: Austin Cary, the Father of Southern Forestry, Born

Austin Cary, one of the great unsung heroes of American forestry, was born this date in 1865 in East Machias, Maine. A Yankee through and through, he found professional success in the South, eventually becoming known as the “Father of Southern Forestry.” In 1961, twenty-five years after Cary’s passing, his biographer Roy R. 1,085 more words

U.S. Forest Service

training hike: green river and goat mountain near mt. st. helens

I picked up Matt at the Tacoma Dome transit station on 7 pm on Friday night and we boogied down Highway 7, avoiding the crush of southbound I-5 traffic, through Randall and up FR 25, miles and miles and miles, to the… 1,147 more words

Backpacking

Pisgah Inn and Restaurant

Most people traveling through the Southern Highlands have heard of the Blue Ridge Parkway or seen signs for it.  It’s a beautiful road allowing one to meander through the mountains, enjoying view after breathtaking view. 274 more words

training hikes: june's business followed by july's training

My social calendar quickly filled up for June and so every weekend is completely blocked out with birthday parties, choir concerts, and weddings. An embarrassment of riches! 275 more words

Backpacking

“The vast possibilities of our great future
will become realities only if we
make ourselves responsible for that future.”
Gifford Pinchot

Possibility Quotes

Landscape | Minutes Later

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Randy | Photos and The Pictures Show

This is my second shot that I took about a month ago when I dragged my wife and our little dog Canon down to stream level. 272 more words

Landscape

New on 500px : Minutes Later by gregityrx1

This is my second shot that I took about a month ago when I dragged my wife and our little dog Canon down to stream level. 271 more words

Real Estate And Mortgage