Account From the Field, June 2021.

The cooperation of moose and deer mothers and eating dinner with a juvenile moose.

Douglas Balmain
5 min readJul 9, 2021


Snowberry, Wild Mock Orange, Woods Rose, and Kinnikinnick border the edge of the young aspen thicket.

Journal Entry: 06.15.2021

[Camp. No-Tell’um Gulch, Helena National Forest, Montana.]

This morning while I was getting my cook fire going, I heard some branches break in an aspen thicket that runs right up against the…