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Estuary Life Trail

The day started gray overcast with the promise of winds and rain.  Wanting to get some obersvations in before the day fell apart, my big year collaborator and I took a drive out to Starrigavan to walk the Estuary Life … Continue reading

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Dim Day

Today was one of those where cars had their headlights on at midday. With rain and wind, it was an inspiring day to stay inside, but I wanted to get at least three observations in, plus I had a couple … Continue reading

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Cooperative Creeper

After getting the report of a Virginia Rail at Swan Lake, I decided to take Connor and Rowan down there to look around.  We had the lake mostly to ourselvesas we walked to the upper end to check out the … Continue reading

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Late Afternoon Skies

Winds today were down significantly from yesterday. It did get a bit breezy in the afternoon, but there was nothing going on like had been at Silver Bay yesterday. I went for a walk mid-day, then checked out the sunset. … Continue reading

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Blustery and Brisk

The outflow event began today, with blustery winds and chilly temperatures. Fortunately the brunt of the wind does not hit my house, but I did notice there were some strong gusts occasionally. I am not sure what the reason for … Continue reading

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Afternoon Walk and Sunset over Sitka Sound

Continuing the pattern of recent days, I ventured out after lunch to see what I could find. Today’s hoped for species were Bohemian Waxwings and a White-throated Sparrow.  I decided to walk up the Baranof Street connector to the Cross … Continue reading

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