NZJFor Home Search Join Author instructions NZIF website NZJFor Home NZJFor

    ABSTRACT

New Zealand Journal of Forestry (2008) 53(1): 45
©New Zealand Institute of Forestry

Obituary
One last trek for forester who loved life

Ashley Cunningham



One last trek for forester who loved life Ralph Naylor 1923 - 2007 In 1950 a young Yorkshire man, Ralph Naylor, arrived in New Zealand. He held a Forestry degree from Edinburgh University, and although only 27, had been a Captain in the British Army, serving in France, Germany, and India. Climbing and skiing were passions, and he had climbed in Norway, France, and the Himalayas. He was accepted into the N.Z. Forest Service, and briefly spent time as an appraisal officer at Mamaku before going to Rotorua for induction courses and specialist training. Following these, he was assigned to the National Forest survey with responsibility for it over a large area of Nelson, Marlborough, and North Westland.
(no keywords)


Issues > 53(1) > Abstract
Cover

Get PDF
Download article as 118 KB PDF file

As an issue ≤ 3 years old, access to this article is restricted to subscribers. (All articles from issues > 3 years old are free.)

(You can read PDF files with the free Adobe Acrobat Reader)