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Downy Woodpecker

After walking through Totem Park this morning, I heard and then was able to locate visually a Downy Woodpecker along Kelly Street. It was interesting to see it far out on the bushy branches of a spruce tree. Later today … Continue reading

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Night Sky

I had read about Comet/2014 Q2 (Lovejoy) recently. It was rising higher in the sky (for us in the northern hemisphere), but I wasn’t sure how far above the horizon it would appear. However, with tonight’s clear skies, I decided … Continue reading

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Sun Break at Totem Park

I went for a walk to Totem Park this morning and enjoyed watching the sun break through a pile of clouds over the Pyramids. I also experimented a little bit with taking pictures using my tablet as a controller for … Continue reading

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Early Winter Views

A couple of early winter views from Swan Lake.

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First Snow

Snowy Day at Totem Park from back in February Yesterday dawned with the first snow of the year down at sea level. There was less than an inch, but it was enough to make the ground look white. Temperatures warmed … Continue reading

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Indian River Valley

Connor, Rowan, and I took advantage of the clear (but cool, and fortunately calm) weather to swap out the ibuttons. The overnight low in the low 20s (coldest of the season so far) actually made things a bit easier, as … Continue reading

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