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Trumpeters in the sun

Blue skies and clear roads drew us east this afternoon, where we photographed this family of trumpeter swans near the Skagit River in Burlington.

February 6, 2019

Former Anacortes City Councilmember Liz Lovelett has a new title this week after being named to the State Senate to replace former Sen. Kevin Ranker (D-San Juan Islands). Ranker was found to have sexually harassed a woman while she was … Continue reading

February 4, 2019

Sharpe Park’s Porpoise Point Trail always yields “prizes,” from the walk itself to the wonders at water’s edge. Last time I hiked I was disappointed that I didn’t see any of the trail’s namesakes: harbor porpoises. This time I was … Continue reading

January 31, 2019

Mushrooms and fungi along trails at Sharpe Park.

February 6, 2019

Sometimes it’s fun to apply digital editing techniques in photo editing program. Today’s Mt. Baker, “art” option applied.

January 30, 2019

This image demonstrates the fact that I still see and act like a boy, if only on rare occasion. I spotted the very small mushroom on the forest floor at the edge of a trail, and after brief deliberation concluded … Continue reading

January 16, 2019

Entering Padilla Bay from the Swinomish Channel Wednesday morning is the “Pacific Sentinel,” a response vessel from the Western Canada Marine Response Corporation (WCMRC).