Monthly Archives: February 2016

Leap Day ibuttons

The forecast for day was not inspiring, so I was a little surprised to wake up to blue skies with frost. Winds were calm (though they picked up a little during the day). When I got back from class this … Continue reading

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Trip to Goddard Hot Springs

This morning I got a call from friends who were headed out to get sand for their garden and wondered if I would like to come. It’s nice to get out on the boat, so I accepted the invitation. Joined … Continue reading

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Salmonberry Flower

After the weekend of wind and rain, the weather was supposed to mellow a bit today before some sun showed up tomorrow. As it worked out, skies were clearing this morning and we had partly cloudy skies a day ahead … Continue reading

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Sitka Nature Show #100 – Ellen Chenoweth

Download Radio Show The February 21st show featured a conversation with Ellen Chenoweth. We spoke about her research looking at whale interactions with hatcheries, her recently acquired interest in birding, and her hobby of building phylogenetically accurate mobiles. If you … Continue reading

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Sunny Break

It seemed like no sooner had I posted about hoping against sunny weather, I woke up the following day to see a forecast with clearing skies. Originally it was just for a day, but the weather cleared up over town … Continue reading

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Warm Winter Weather and a Wood Duck

Today’s highlight was finding a Wood Duck on Swan Lake. It was out in front of the radio station with some Mallards. First reported last Sunday, I am not aware of anyone seeing it over the days since then. It … Continue reading

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