The cloud formations caught my eye today. They weren’t especially dramatic, but I did enjoy looking at them. I’m not sure what kind they were, perhaps alto stratus breaking into alto cumulus? Maybe it’s time to learn my cloud types better.

Starrigavan and SeaMart

For our outing today, we went around Mosquito Cove Trail (counter clockwise direction) and then did the Estuary Life Trail loop. On the way back into town, Rowan pointed out an interesting looking cloud formation and while stopped at SeaMart parking lot to look at those, we were able to observe a Horned Grebe closer … Read more

CBC on Verstovia

Once again I headed up Verstovia for my Christmas Bird Count route. Snowy conditions and lack of motivation saw me turn at Picnic Rock rather than make my way down into Indian River Valley as I have done in some past years. I did watch a couple of other hikers traverse across below the Arrowhead … Read more