Photos by Tag: berentson

March 17th, 2022

Signs of Spring

My morning hike the other day yielded what I was hoping for: colorful confirmation that Spring is just around the corner!

March 16th, 2022

Placid waters

Canoe Pass Bridge, as viewed from bluff trail on Pass Island.

March 15th, 2022

Deep purple, after rain

My search for wildflowers did not disappoint. Deception Pass.

March 12th, 2022

Fuzzy sentinels at water’s edge

Cattails begin to unravel at water’s edge, downtown Anacortes pond.

March 8th, 2022

Time for a comeback?

It’s garden decor now, but given mushrooming gas prices, we might be seeing this mode of transportation make a comeback. Overlooking Guemes Channel.

March 8th, 2022

Evidence of one-time mental hospital

It has been six years since I took this photo of a building at the former Northern State Hospital in Sedro-Woolley. Today the Port of Skagit is working with partners to revitalize the campus under the name: Sedro-Woolley Innovation for Tomorrow (SWIFT). The campus was designed in 1912 by the same landscape architects who designed […]

March 7th, 2022

Bird Country

Same outing, different birds. Hawk on the north side of Highway 20, snow geese on the south side in a field just beyond the Swinomish Channel. Winged beauties brightening up an already bright March day.

March 6th, 2022

Blue heron flies through wetland

A great blue heron moves through wetland below state ferry terminal on the northwest corner of Fidalgo Island.

March 3rd, 2022

Affordable housing goes up

Five townhouses defined as “affordable” are under construction on 19th Street, two blocks from Starbucks. Birch Tree Village is a project under the umbrella of the Anacortes Housing Authority, funded by tax dollars.

February 28th, 2022

‘Round the corner on boardwalk

Mt. Baker often shines bright as walkers round the corner toward the shoreline on the Ship Harbor Interpretive Preserve boardwalk.

February 25th, 2022

Canoe Pass bathed in sun

Morning sun lights up the massive rock bluff of south Fidalgo Island at Canoe Pass.

February 23rd, 2022

Quantum builds AFC units

Infrastructure work continues at the future site of a 21-unit affordable housing building under the umbrella of the Anacortes Family Center (AFC). In addition to living units, the four-story building will host a certified child care center. “Landing Apartments” will feature studio, 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom units. Quantum Construction, which built neighboring AFC housing units, estimates […]

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