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: Totem Park
Last fall or early winter, a good-sized spruce near the trail fell over in Totem Park. It caught my attention today when I walked by and noticed the smell of licorice. I think it’s from the rotting wood, but I … Continue reading
Migration is starting to ramp up, and I was fortunate to have a chance to sit with and photograph a couple of cooperative shorebirds in the morning light down at Totem Park.
Although I didn’t end up taking many pictures, I spent much of the day enjoying the sun and looking for birds. Swan Lake had only a small opening left, but there were still quite a few ducks and gulls utilizing … Continue reading
Another partly to mostly cloudy day with little or no moisture. The wind kicked up a bit in the afternoon, blowing pretty good out of the Southeast and maybe shifting over to the Northest for a while. The forecast was … Continue reading