Morning at Blue Lake Creek

This morning I was surprised to discover a Lincoln’s Sparrow nest very close to where we were camping. As usual, I was only able to find the nest by hearing the young begging and watching the adult carry food to the nest. We packed up and headed back to town around mid-day. My iNaturalist Observations … Read more

Upper Blue Lake Creek Drainage

After getting camp set up in the first part of the afternoon, Kent, Kitty and I headed up the west (largest) valley draining into Blue Lake. I had previously been up as far as the fork where Camp Lake drainage comes in, but this time we continued further into the interior of the island. Travel … Read more