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Gifts from the Chippewa

Gifts from the Chippewa

Kelly A. Barrett, Wildlife Biologist, Chippewa National Forest Winter Wager There’s an unwritten rule on my place. Don’t shoot the grouse that …

Gifts from the Chippewa

Kelly A. Barrett, Wildlife Biologist, Chippewa National Forest Apples “We’re out of apples”. That was one of the first things my father …

Gifts from the Chippewa

Kelly A. Barrett, Wildlife Biologist, Chippewa National Forest Do you see What I see? There have been the most incredible skies lately. …

Gifts from the Chippewa

Kelly A. Barrett, Wildlife Biologist, Chippewa National Forest Frosty Sunday On a frosty Sunday we took a slow drive around the Chippewa …

Gifts from the Chippewa

Kelly A. Barrett, Wildlife Biologist, Chippewa National Forest Embrace Hope Usually I do not go straight to the coveralls and heavy orange …

Gifts from the Chippewa

Kelly A. Barrett, Wildlife Biologist, Chippewa National Forest Finding Rusty In March of 2017 the US Fish and Wildlife Service listed the …

Gifts from the Chippewa

Kelly A. Barrett, Wildlife Biologist, Chippewa National Forest Kind of unexpected If you’re at all like my people, you’re struggling in the …

Gifts from the Chippewa

Kelly A. Barrett, Wildlife Biologist, Chippewa National Forest Summer of the Wren They say there are silver linings in every cloud. Some …

Gifts from the Chippewa

Kelly A. Barrett, Wildlife Biologist, Chippewa National Forest Eyes in the woods It was a different world out there, looking for a …

Gifts from the Chippewa

Kelly A. Barrett, Wildlife Biologist, Chippewa National Forest Moonlight Gull Party A few weeks ago whilst sleeping on my mother’s couch by …