These guards have effectively carried out the tasks of surveillance and maintenance of the pine forest despite the lack of training, the scarcity of resources and the extension of the forest mass.
Currently, the task of the forest agent or environmental agent is very complex, although its main goal is still to preserve the forest.
1. Forest guard, accompanying the Secretary General of Agriculture, Mines and Mountains TesifonteGallego, on an official visit to Murcia. Casa de Espuña Forest House. 1911.
2. Image of a forest guard with his characteristic clothing from the beginning of the 20th century. Casa de Espuña Forest House. 1911
3. Forest Guard in the old nursery in the 50’s. Guardamar del Segura
4. Forest Guard with his family. Guardamar del Segura. 1906