About an inch of wet snow fell last night and was followed by a slow thaw today.
There seem to be a disproportionate number of hind feet but, if you look carefully, you will make out some front feet among them.
My brother-in-law, David Gibbon, has complained that there are not enough photographs of beavers on this blog.
He is right. I have to get to grips with the trail cameras. I put out one and had it all set up. With amazing forbearance I left it strapped to a tree for about ten days. I returned to the tree, undid the strap and carried the camera off in expectation, though remembering past disappointments.