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Bald on the beach

A trip this week to eat lunch at the beach featured a rare opportunity to photograph a bald eagle hanging out at the shoreline.

December 17, 2014

I was losing light fast as I photographed this eagle Tuesday on March’s Point. Massive numbers of eagles are beginning to gather in upriver Skagit County.

November 8, 2014

Saturday morning sun drew me to Cap Sante and a nearby pond, where I discovered a variety of birds ranging from Hooded Mergansers to Kingfisher and a seagull doing a swan imitation.

October 30, 2014

Turns out local seagulls and I are attracted to some of the same things. No, not McDonald’s fries in the parking lot. Blue skies, wind and the Fidalgo Island shoreline: in this case Seafarers’ Memorial Park.

March 27, 2015

Visit this link to read an update on the new Skagit County Jail, scheduled to open two years from now. Work begins any day on the site, just south of downtown Mount Vernon at the former Truck City. The project … Continue reading

March 24, 2015

Tesoro Anacortes Refinery management received word late Monday night (March 23, 2015) that local USW members have ratified a contract, bringing a strike to an end. The company will now start bringing represented employees back to work. The strike began … Continue reading

March 23, 2015

The Port of Anacortes today announced selection of Dan Worra as Executive Director. Worra, currently employed by General Electric, will be formally appointed on April 2. He was one of four finalists for the job. This photo shows Worra one … Continue reading