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By Carl S. Chavez

"Bodie, the very sound of that identify evokes photos of "The undesirable guy From Bodie", a coarse and tumble existence, and the cruel weather of a gold mine boomtown of the early West. yet to a tender park ranger and his spouse, clean out of faculty, and with a toddler at the approach, it used to be an intimidating commencing to a 32-year occupation with California division of Parks and Recreation.

A PATHWAY via PARKS follows the profession of Ranger Carl S. Chavez and his kin as they shuttle the size and breadth of California from the ghost city of Bodie kingdom historical Park to the mountains and shores of Southern California. each one new task brings new adventures and demanding situations as Ranger Chavez promotes up the profession ladder to positions at the critical Coast of California, the Sierra Nevada and at last to the redwoods of Northern California at Humboldt Redwoods kingdom Park.

Career judgements has to be made which lead to development, "out of the field", and into the administration ranks of nearby and department Headquarters. but even those adjustments don't regulate the chance for tales and stories of humor and tragedy, pleasure and sorrow, experience and regimen, and the luck and failure that many readers will realize of their personal lives. an individual who has retired from the crew, despite career, can have thoughts like these present in A PATHWAY via PARKS.

The author's reports will provide all those that love the nice outside and luxuriate in our parks and forests a unprecedented, within glimpse, not just of the internal workings of park operations, but additionally, of relatives existence residing in parks.

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