Monthly Archives: March 2012

Western Gull(?)

I found this gull in the channel near the Green 11 Marker between UAS and SPC. I saw it on Tuesday but the light was not good enough for me to be sure about how dark its mantle was. I … Continue reading

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Spring Weather

Warmer temperatures have arrived (though I expect colder weather is not gone for good) with temperatures getting up to 50+ yesterday and nearly that today. Today was partly to mostly cloudy, with some wind and rain this afternoon. When I … Continue reading

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First Raven Radio Show

Download Last Sunday night I did my first nature show on Raven Radio (KCAW) here in Sitka. The show was in the ‘Sunday Potluck’ time slot (a show that varies from week to week) and I had Lucy Pizzuto-Phillips as … Continue reading

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-03-24

Just saw a raven gathering sticks from a spruce tree in the neighbor's yard. #

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Nesting Raven

I was interested to see a raven gathering small twigs from a neighbor’s spruce tree today. This evening I was struck by the texture on a quarried hunk of Sitka Graywacke being used to help stabilize the edge of the … Continue reading

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Equinox Sunset

After yesterday’s snow, today brought clear blue skies and a brightly shining sun. I am still fighting a head cold, and wasn’t able to enjoy the weather as much as I might have liked (Connor and Rowan were able to … Continue reading

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