Monthly Archives: May 2011

Trip to Sea Lion Cove

It had been some time since I last visited Sea Lion Cove – perhaps back in 2002 just after I had moved back to Sitka full time. I was able to get up there to visit with a group of … Continue reading

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Ground Dogwood Flowers

This entry is part 78 of 133 in the series 2011 Photojournal

Closeup views of Ground Dogwood flowers.

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Morning Walk to Swan Lake

This entry is part 77 of 133 in the series 2011 Photojournal

Went for an early (for me) morning walk to Swan Lake. Was interested to notice a fledgling Dark-eyed Junco already out and about.

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Evening Walk to Swan Lake

This entry is part 76 of 133 in the series 2011 Photojournal

It was a pleasant evening for walk to Swan Lake, where I enjoyed watching the Tree Swallows swoop over the surface of the lake as they foraged for insects.

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Northern Thallophaga

This entry is part 75 of 133 in the series 2011 Photojournal

A Northern Thallophaga (Thallophaga hyperborea) was resting on the kitchen window today.

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-05-14

Do birds sing in their sleep? I was a little surprised to hear a Song Sparrow bust out a song at midnight. Maybe it's the street lights. # Pied-billed Grebe at Swan Lake. Will there be nesting again this year? … Continue reading

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