Daily Observations

Took a short walk down to the park today to take a picture of the angel-wing fungus. It’s getting noticably cooler. Weather: It felt pretty chilly today. The pattern of periodic rain showers moving through continued from yesterday. The difference was today between showers the sun actually appeared at times. Birds: I did not spend … Read more

Sharp-shinned Hawk

After only fleeting or distance glimpses of non-Bald Eagle raptors around Sitka, I seem to have finally made it into the club these last couple of days. Well, the young Sharp-shinned Hawk section of the club, anyway. Tuesday, I got my first reasonably close photo of a Sharp-shinned Hawk. Wednesday I had the chance to … Read more