Friday, June 20, 2014

~3,000 miles

Cove Hot Spring, washed out on the Salmon River

thee Boat Box

tonic of wildness?

launching a cork boat

a day late for Taco Thursday in Kalispell

found: notes from somebody's playground experiment

a murder of crows harries a dog in Portland

lost coast found

 more photos here & here

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

8 states bird list: May 24—June 9

Pileated Woodpecker
Acorn Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
Red-naped Sapsucker
Northern Flicker
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Brown Creeper
Common Raven
Scrub Jay
Steller’s Jay
Yellow-headed Blackbird
Red-winged Blackbird
Brewer’s Blackbird
Northern Mockingbird
Mountain Bluebird
Mountain Chickadee
Black-capped Chickadee
Chestnut-backed Chickadee
Oregon Junco
White-crowned Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow
Song Sparrow
Lark Sparrow
Spotted Towhee
American Robin
Townsend’s Solitaire
Eurasian Collared Dove
Golden Eagle
Bald Eagle
Northern Harrier
Red-tailed Hawk
American Kestrel
Turkey Vulture
Common Nighthawk
Purple Martin
Violet-green Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Barn Swallow
Western Meadowlark
Mourning Dove
Anna’s Hummingbird
House Finch
Lesser Goldfinch
Pacific-slope Flycatcher
Western Kingbird
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Wilson’s Warbler
Belted Kingfisher
Blue/Dusky Grouse
California Quail
Wild Turkey
Spotted Sandpiper
American Dipper
Black-necked Stilt
Ring-billed Gull
Western Gull
Pelagic Cormorant
Double Crested Cormorant
Pigeon Guillemot
Canada Goose
Brown Pelican
White Pelican
Common Merganser
Western Grebe
Pied-billed Grebe
Sandhill Crane
Great Egret

(Utah, Idaho, Montana, Alberta, Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada)
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