Crow’s Nest: Plow with the snow

February 3, 2014

By Daniel Barringer, Preserve Manager

These words of advice appear in the snow plow user manual: plow with the snow. By the time the blizzard is finished the snow will be too deep, traction too scarce.

IMG_4237 Eight hours of plowing and shoveling have left me a little tired… but it was a beautiful day.IMG_4234The black cherry tree visible from our parking area makes a dramatic sight in the snow:


Walks shoveled (more than once). Thanks, Liz!


This was a much different snow than the last one… a more typical (for us) wet snow. Not so easy to plow.