Black-bellied Plovers and Short-billed Dowitchers rest at Totem Park.
Despite being a pretty common and recognizable moss, I had not managed to photograph Buckiella undulata before and so stopped to take a picture on my way back from the park.
Over the past couple of years the sun has been in a solar minimum, a consequence of which has been auroras that are only rarely strong enough to be seen from Sitka. Combined with frequently cloudy skies, the northern lights have not been easy to observer around here for quite a while. A couple of … Read more
Herring were spawning under O’Connell bridge today and I grabbed some photos on my way over. Later this evening I was out by Pioneer Park and took some pictures of gulls gathered out there for the spawning that took place along those shores.
Kids caught 27 herring. Froze most for bait, but they wanted to eat some. Connor cleaned them by himself. Tasted okay, but lots of bones! # Powered by Twitter Tools