Snaps along my daily walks ...
|Fascinating to meet Matt and Patti|
attending a Cooper's Hawk
at the waterfront park.
|The bird is examined and information is recorded.|
|A moment before release.|
|Just after sunrise, waterfront park.|
|Mt Rainier in the distance.|
|Baseball stadium across the bay.|
AKA T-Mobile Park
W = Win? Washington?
|Start of today's walk ... September 4th|
Installing a Fishing Reef marker ...
|Happened upon a |
"Fishing Reef marker" being placed.
August 26th about 8AM
|Via Google: Reefs are basically underwater structures,|
mostly created naturally.
More info: FishAnywhere.com
|Next day ... Reef marker is in place|
near Grain Terminal 86
|A couple of Foss tugs passing.|
A Crowley tug/fireboat
More info: TugboatInformation.com
|At anchor ... awaiting a terminal for unloading.|
Anna's Hummingbirds ...
|Green on green!|
|Observation: Their eyesight seems incredible|
for such tiny eyes.
Note a few red throat feathers ...
this is an immature male.
|Beak defect but otherwise seems heathy.|
|Closer look ... beak defect|
For those of you who enjoy critter photos like I do, take a look at Saturday's Critters. Eileen has posted photos from her visits to Bombay Hook NWR in Deleware and Blackwater NWR in Maryland.
Sky watch ...
The view is west, from Seattle,
to the Olympic Mountains.
|Sun, appearing from thick cloud layer, into|
mostly clear sky, created unusual afternoon sky.
|After sunset, September 3rd|
End of the day ...
|A sunset favorite from earlier in 2021|
snapped from home.
"If I am, then death is not. If Death is, then I am not. Why should I fear that which can only exist when I do not?"