Secret life of pine martens

By Edward Stoner

If you’ve had the opportunity to explore the trails this season, then you have probably seen a network of footprints decorating the blanket of snow around our valley. Although winter can seem quiet and lifeless, these footprints remind us that the winter environment is thriving with life, out on the hunt to find their next meal, searching for a springtime mate or simply enjoying a playful afternoon in the snow. With every footprint, these animals share a piece of their adventure with us. But even in the open canvas of a fresh snowfall, there is one animal that rarely leaves …

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