Monthly Archives: February 2012

Odd Cormorant

Click on image for full size version See below for update Last Sunday I took these pictures of cormorants on a rock at the junction between Krestof Sound, Nakwasina Passage, and Olga and Neva Straits. At the time I didn’t … Continue reading

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The Owl Game

It was a very pleasant day – though unfortunately I did not have much time to spend out in it, being fairly well booked with phone calls and teaching. I did spend a few moments out on the south deck … Continue reading

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Colorful Sunrise, Sunny Day

This entry is part 18 of 24 in the series 2012 Photojournal

I was up for the 8am sunrise this morning – was nice to see some good color in the morning sky. The day turned out to be quite pleasant – sunny with little wind (in town, anyway) and temperatures in … Continue reading

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Red-throated Loon

Update (4 Feb): The loon was still alive and in the same place as of 9am this morning, but was dead by 10am. Jen C. picked it up at that time – she said that upon examination they discovered it … Continue reading

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High Winds and an Unexpected Loon

This entry is part 17 of 24 in the series 2012 Photojournal

Winds were fierce through the night, topping out with 53 mph sustained winds on the 3:53 observation (81 mph gust) and a gust of 86 mph the 4:53 am update (though down to 37 mph sustained). The breeze was still … Continue reading

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Warming and Winds

Warming has been the order of the day – as I write this, current conditions report 47F, quite warm for this time of year. Winds are coming pretty hard out of the southeast – the text synopsis indicate they were … Continue reading

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