This morning dawned clear and cool, though by late morning temperatures were enough above freezing to start melting the frost on the car, even though it was in the shade. I think temperatures topped out in the low 40s, a pleasant temperature for mid-winter. Winds were calm through much of the day, and it seemed … Read more
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 watching the dipper. Click any image to see it larger with a caption
I was given a challenge to do some tracking, so with recent snowfall, I decided to check out the breakwater at Crescent Harbor – a place I’ve seen otter and mink activity before. In addition to quite a bit of otter tracks/sign, I also photographed a brightly colored lichen.