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By Donald C. Jackson

Tracks is a pilgrimage into the wild, attractive, and lonely locations round us. Donald C. Jackson, a professor within the division of natural world and Fisheries at Mississippi kingdom college, invitations the reader to proportion the path with him and become aware of connections to various vistas not just within the South but additionally in far away lands and on unique waters.

Through the numerous tales of this avid hunter, fisher, and trapper, Tracks travels into the swamps and wetlands, hills and tundra, forests and jungles, and on rivers, ponds, tropical lagoons, and the ocean. Frog gigging adventures display the magic of summer season nights within the Deep South. working a seize line for racoons ends up in a tiny Mississippi farm on a crystal transparent iciness evening. Duck hunts evoke the secret of whistling wings at dawn, a legitimate that turns into virtually sacramental. large video game hunts in Alaska mixture with squirrel hunts alongside the Mississippi River and overdue afternoon deer hunts at the outskirts of a school city. within the Gulf of Mexico, Jackson explores technological know-how and wonder of lifestyles at sea on a fisheries examine send.

Filled with reviews from many years of educating, conservation actions, looking, fishing, and desert adventures, Tracks brings into concentration the common thrill of partaking totally as a part of the chain of existence in wild places.

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