On this Date in...
- Cold morning, but no frost on windows-guess it has now dried out enough for the dew point to drop lower than the temperature. 1 month ago
- Early Crocus-My dad’s garden notes have crocus blooming in same spot on 31Jan1985-but10F the next week was a killer. http://t.co/QkvM0Mtjkb 1 month ago
- It’s been a warm January in Sitka. Trolling old records, 1981 was the last comparable year (even a bit warmer then) wunderground.com/history/airpor… 1 month ago
Tag Archives: Pacific Loon
This entry is part 12 of 24 in the series 2012 PhotojournalThe kids and I braved the wind to walk down to the park and see what might be around. I thought the gusts of wind pushing spray across the … Continue reading
This entry is part 219 of 221 in the series 2007 PhotojournalI was able to get photos of a Pacific and Common Loon swimming near each other, unfortunately they were not too near me and the light was a bit … Continue reading
This entry is part 201 of 221 in the series 2007 Photojournal
I have had a few responses to the Loon Identification post I made a couple of days ago. One of them pointed out that there is a discussion of Loons in the Peterson Field Guide to Advanced Birding by Kenn … Continue reading
It’s the time of year that loons are most easily observed around Sitka, and I was recently reminded that I have pictures of several different loons taken over the last three years that I have had a hard time figuring … Continue reading
This entry is part 1 of 221 in the series 2007 PhotojournalA stormy day to start the year. These photos are from Eliason Harbor and underneath O’Connell Bridge.