Daily Archives: November 9, 2007

9 November Photos: Birding near the Path of Hope

This entry is part 198 of 221 in the series 2007 Photojournal

This entry is part 198 of 221 in the series 2007 PhotojournalConnor and I went birding around Moller Park. We saw 8 different species of sparrows that day, most of them along the road near the Path of Hope.

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White-throated Sparrow

Today I had the opportunity to observe a White-throated Sparrow for the first time. I did not realize how striking they are, but the bright white throat with white lines on the head, accented by a little bit of gold … Continue reading

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Loon Identification

It’s the time of year that loons are most easily observed around Sitka, and I was recently reminded that I have pictures of several different loons taken over the last three years that I have had a hard time figuring … Continue reading

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