Snowy Day Driving

Harbor work finished up yesterday before I my scheduled shift, which turned out to be a good thing, as my morning did not go entirely as planned. Overnight, an inch or two of snow had fallen, and it continued through the morning without too much additional accumulation. Connor’s driving test was scheduled for 11am this … Read more

Gray-crowned Rosy-Finches

It’s been an exceptional winter for Gray-crowned Rosy-Finches in Sitka. Since the first report of 9 birds by Karen J. in late December on the Christmas bird count, there have been regular sightings along the roadside beyond Whale Park. The birds are moving between the cliffs on the upland side of the road, the gravel … Read more