Coppicing

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coppice
[kop-is] 

copse.1375-1425; late Middle English copies < Middle French copeis, Old French copeiz < Vulgar Latin *colpātīcium cutover area, equivalent to *colpāt (us) past participle of *colpāre to cut (see coup1) + -īcium -ice

It would seem from this fact, that man is naturally a wild animal, and that when taken from the woods, he is never happy in his natural state, ‘till he returns to them again.

— Benjamin Rush

Curated by

Annie Spratt

 Annie Spratt is a lover of nature with a passion for photography from the United Kingdom.