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  • In the Fatherland of Forestry: Time Travels through the German Wild

    In the Fatherland of Forestry: Time Travels through the German Wild

    Featured Image: Uwe Galonska, supervising a timber operation, is Holger’s twin brother and also a forester.
    Featured Image: Uwe Galonska, supervising a timber operation, is Holger’s twin brother and also a forester.

    Original essay written in 2014 describing changes in former East Germany since I first visited there in 1991.

    “Don’t worry about the land mines,” said Holger Galonska, district forester for the former East German