Monthly Archives: June 2013

Raven Radio Show #31 – Kitty LaBounty

[sc_embed_player_template1 fileurl=https://s3.amazonaws.com/weblog-media/raven/20130630_KCAW_Potluck_Kitty_LaBounty.mp3] Download Radio Show The 30 June show featured a conversation with Kitty LaBounty, local botanist/naturalist. If you have questions or observations you want to share, please feel free to leave a comment here or on the page I’ve … Continue reading

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Red-winged Blackbirds

The pair of Red-winged Blackbirds is still spending their time at Swan Lake along the shore between the peninsula and the radio station – mostly centered on the clump of willows not far from the radio station. Today when I … Continue reading

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Raven Radio Show #30: Fred Bassett

[sc_embed_player_template1 fileurl=https://s3.amazonaws.com/weblog-media/raven/20130616_KCAW_Potluck_Fred_Bassett.mp3] Download Radio Show The 16 June show featured a conversation with Fred Bassett, a hummingbird bander visiting Sitka on a trip through south coastal Alaska hoping to learn more about the Rufous Hummingbirds he has banded in the … Continue reading

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no-see-ums

I’m not sure when no-see-ums usually emerge in the summer, but today seems to be the first big day here this year. I was visiting on the street with a neighbor and was seeing (and feeling) clouds of them. Fortunately … Continue reading

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Common Merganser

A male Common Merganser was hanging out on a rock in Indian River not far below the road bridge today when I went down to check on the dipper nest (young were still in it, but I expect them to … Continue reading

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Raven Radio Show #29: Todd Brinkman

[sc_embed_player_template1 fileurl=https://s3.amazonaws.com/weblog-media/raven/20130602_KCAW_Potluck_Todd_Brinkman.mp3] Download Radio Show The 2 June show featured a conversation with Todd Brinkman, who talked about his research on Sitka Black-tailed Deer, among other things. If you have questions or observations you want to share, please feel free … Continue reading

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