Monthly Archives: September 2013

Raven Radio Show #37: Scott Harris

Download Radio Show The 29 September show featured a conversation with Scott Harris. We talked about the restoration and ecological monitoring field work he’s been working on around the area. For more see the page he’s created for those projects: … Continue reading

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Black-headed Grosbeak

I heard about a Black-headed Grosbeak visiting a feeder a couple of days ago. I was able to get out there this afternoon with Connor, and after an hour or so of waiting in the rain, we were rewarded by … Continue reading

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Fall (new) leaves on Sitka Alder

Yesterday I noticed several Sitka Alder with new leaves. Some of them were clearly still developing, and given the lateness of season, I thought this seemed odd. I am guessing the warm August/September (so far – though it seems to … Continue reading

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Raven Radio Show #36 – Gary Greene

Download Radio Show The 15 September show featured a conversation with Gary Greene, who has been spending time in Sitka as part of the Sitka Sound Science Center Scientist in Residency Fellowship. We talked a fair bit about how the … Continue reading

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Hazy Day

I’m not sure what was causing it, but the air seemed quite hazy today. I was tempted to think smoke, but usually the sun gets a deeper red when that is the case, so perhaps it was just a very … Continue reading

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Sharp-shinned Hawk and Crows

I walked down to Merrill Rock along the new sea walk that goes from the main Crescent Harbor parking lot down nearly to Totem Park. It is nearing completion in several sections, but still has a bit of work to … Continue reading

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