Old Olifant's Swamp was a rough, brambly tract of second-growth woods, with a marshy pond and a stream through the middle.
Melber straightened himself and lurched off into the second-growth.
Beyond them, to the northward, Stafford Park was still a wilderness of second-growth hardwood, interspersed with a few cedars.
And I said to myself, All these are just second-growth timber and dont count for much.
He could distinguish colors—a blue skirt, the deep green of salal and second-growth cedar, the weathered hue of the walls.
There were other hemlocks, but all of a younger, second-growth variety.
The nest is set on the ground in the bushes and grass of second-growth timber tracts.
This supply could be increased by the use of second-growth, inferior trees and other low-grade material.
The shores, at first bold and rough, covered with dense thickets of second-growth timber, now became smoother and more fertile.
I have had the maples on a quarter of an acre, which I thought about an average of second-growth 'maple orchards,' counted.