Monthly Archives: June 2006

Dragonfly Emergence

(Concerning events from 7 June Hike) Four Spotted Skimmer Perhaps it was because of the weather. The muskeg was bathed in the warm sunlight. It was the first full sun this area had seen in over a week. I noticed … Continue reading

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Daily Observations

My mom leaves tomorrow, so I took advantage of the last day with someone to watch the kids until Melissa gets back and got out on a hike. I went up Mt. Vestovia and ended up making it up to … Continue reading

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Daily Observations

Weather: Another sunny day with temperatures in the 60s. The fog was hanging just offshore, sometimes moving right up to the shoreline, before moving well offshore by mid-afternoon. Birds: I got some good views of Townsend’s Warblers finding food in … Continue reading

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Recent Observations

It has been difficult to maintain a schedule the last few days, so I have not kept up with daily observations. I have been trying to catch up on various projects, so I did not get out too much except … Continue reading

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Hiking up Indian River Valley

Originally I had been thinking that I would like to hike up the Middle Sister, but clouds were still obscuring the mountain peaks, so I decided I would just head up the valley. I considered going up beyond Indian River … Continue reading

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Daily Observations

I went for a walk up Indian River Valley and visited some of the lower valley muskegs. I started in the bench muskeg, went down to the large pine tree clearing, back up to the bench muskeg and then into … Continue reading

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