Forest Fruit

December 29th, 2011

Liz Gifford displays a wild find. (Photo/Julie Denesha)

Liz Gifford displays a wild find.

The paths around Sanford Cove, an old mining settlement, were covered with salmonberries. Forest Ranger Liz Gifford has a talent for discovering edible treats. She was thrilled by the size of these raspberry-like fruits. The wet climate of the Tongass provides the perfect environment for all things wild and berries are no exception.

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