Archive | 7:00 am

The Missing Link

21 Feb

Stories about Bigfoot have been in circulation for centuries. The Salish First Nations tribe of British Columbia called the creature ‘Sasquatch’, meaning ‘wild man of the woods’. In northern California the Huppa tribe called them ‘Oh-mah-ah’, while in the Cascades they are known as ‘Seeahtiks’. The notion of colonies of monsters living quietly in the modern USA and Canada admittedly sounds absurd; but this is partly because few people grasp the sheer size of the North American coniferous forests – thousands of square miles of totally uninhabited woodland, some still unexplored, where it would be possible to hide a herd of dinosaurs. Who knows what big surprise might be waiting if you go down to the woods one day?

Continue reading

%d bloggers like this: