Monthly Archives: February 2014

Raven Radio Show #47 – Adam Andis

Download Radio Show The 16 February show featured a conversation with Adam Andis, who has spent much time surveying wilderness of Southeast Alaska over the past few years as part of his work with Sitka Conservation Society. We also talked … Continue reading

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Late Winter Birding

We decided to do some birding today and spent time at Totem Park as well as Starrigavan. Highlights included Black Oystercatchers and watching an American Dipper foraging at Totem Park. At Starrigavan the tide was fairly high, and a small … Continue reading

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Pictures from the Park

Connor, Rowan, and I walked down to the park this morning. Highlights included watching a dipper forage along the river’s edge at close range, and the attention of an otter that seemed a little curious about us as we were … Continue reading

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Fading Light from the Bridge

With overcast skies, the fading light of day took on a blue-gray cast that was accentuated by the freshly fallen snow. I was intrigued by a wispy layer of clouds hanging over the treetops on a hill at the foot … Continue reading

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Northern Shoveler

It was a bit of a surprise to see a Northern Shoveler at Swan Lake today. It may be that two or three are in the area each winter, but they are not seen in most years along the road … Continue reading

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Frozen Medvejie Lake

Connor, Rowan and I went to Medvejie Lake. Inspired by photos of the smooth ice on the frozen lake (posted by Dan Evans), I decided I should take Rowan and Connor to Medvejie Lake. Connor had been there previously, but … Continue reading

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