Photographs Pictures of Tree Planting 5

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Ya gotta hustle if you wanna make money!

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“Ribboning your piece”, when you first plant to the back and define which area is yours.

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Some cutbanks can be so harsh it can take half an hour by the time you find a place to clamber up and make your way back to your piece.

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Some of the points you have to pass through when transferring to another project.

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Or just to get to the block from camp.

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Our precious tool, bought in different shapes and sizes, or cut down custom to size – anything to get that edge.

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Or, like golf clubs, different shapes for different terrain. This one would obviously be good for very steep ground.

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Planters often exhausted after another long day, snooze in the truck on the way back to camp.

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Monster treads for monster conditions.

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Typical bundles of trees, about 20 seedlings each.

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Boxes packed with tree bundles. Often opened early morning because the roots froze together overnight.

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Pine seedling.

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Sometimes you’re lucky and you find some juicy raspberries or other goodies on or next to your piece.

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The cache, where trees are kept cool, or where planters hide from the intense sun during snack breaks.

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Sometimes you inadvertently plant your hand into a wasp nest.

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Some local probably making roof shingling or tiles from yellow cedar.