Somehow most of a month has slipped by with very limited posting, despite my intentions to keep up with nearly daily posts. I’ve started to fill in some of the missing days with photojournal entries (see side bar for recent updates there), though in most cases it’s been long enough that I have forgotten what … Read more
I’ve not participated much in any of the various natural history themed blog carnivals that are out there, but I recently decided to submit a post I did this month to the Berry-go-Round carnival of plants. Berry-go-Round #34 is now up with links to several different interesting plant-related blog posts.
Last week Sitka experienced a windstorm with gusts up to 75 mph. The kids and I had a fun time walking over to UAS – especially in some of the gusts that felt like they would blow us away. Unfortunately, the power line between town and the hydro projects that supply our power was knocked … Read more
Regular readers may have noticed that the last couple of weeks I’ve done my Daily Observations posts as one combined post each week. I think I will stick with that format for now, as it’s a fairly slow time of year for me outdoors-wise anyway, and on top of that, I’ve got several other things … Read more
My wrists/forearms started hurting several weeks ago like I was have carpal tunnel trouble, so I’ve tried not to type so much to give them the best chance at recover. As of yesterday I modified my primary typing arrangement, and it seems to be much better so far, so hopefully I’ll be getting back to … Read more
Those who have seen my other (older) site, are probably familiar with the photojournal I kept there (starting in Summer 1999; it’s hard to believe it’s been over 8 years). Earlier this year I got a software upgrade to Adobe Lightroom and found it much better for working with my photos. Unfortunately, it did not … Read more