Monthly Archives: March 2013

Western Gull?

Long-line season opened a little later this year, just late last week as I understand it (I recently learned that the season can open anywhere between the end of February and the end of March). As a result, there have … Continue reading

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Channel Birds and a Song Sparrow

A Western Gull showed up in the Channel again today. Over the past handful of years this has been fairly regular for this time of year, which makes me if it’s the same bird.

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Starrigavan, HPR Scoters, and Downtown Clouds

I got out to do some birding with visiting entertainer Mr. Whitekeys this morning. We didn’t see anything especially unusual, but large numbers of redpolls continue to be present. There was also a Merlin at Halibut Point Rec, though I … Continue reading

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Raven Radio Show #24 – Florence Welsh and Scott Brylinsky

Download Radio Show The 24 March show featured clips from conversation with Florence Welsh and Scott Brylinsky. We talked about harvesting, preserving, and preparing edible seaweeds from the area. Download Full Convesation If you have questions or observations you want … Continue reading

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First Day of Spring

Although it’s officially the first day of spring and despite much of the last couple of months having above freezing temperatures, we received some snow and temperatures down into the 20s. Today sunny skies prevailed and as has been the … Continue reading

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Glaucous-winged Gull

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