Sustainability is about ecology, economy and equity.- Ralph Bicknese

Attack of the Crows

crowComing up on a year ago, I wrote about my experiences getting attacked by a crow on my way to work. As it turns out, June marks the beginning of the mean crow season, and just this morning, I was again swooped down upon by an angry crow, on the very same street I was attacked last year. Continue reading


8x10_EagleApparently, December and January are the times to spot bald eagles in the Northwest. In the winter, many eagles migrate to the relatively tepid waters of Oregon, Washington, and southern B.C., and can be seen congregating more than usual since it’s neither mating nor hatching season, and many of them can be seen at once if a birdwatcher gets lucky. One location to scout is the Skagit River, with other possibilities being more remote but perfect for a winter break road trip. Continue reading