Category Archive for 'Water'

wave junkies

Sunday, November 18th, 2007

~ more notes and photos from my October trip to Oregon and California ~
There’s no doubt about it — my friend and I are a couple of wave junkies. No matter where we were along the coast, we spent many hours perched on high look-offs, or clambering about on rocky outcrops searching for the best [...]

the dilemma

Monday, April 30th, 2007

I’ve just finished uploading the last of the bioblitz photos from the farm into my online galleries on Pbase. Later today, I’ll go through all of the images and ID and caption as many as I can, and then fill in a report sheet to send to the team that will be compiling the [...]

aquatic invertebrates – part one

Monday, March 5th, 2007

Yes, it’s still winter. And no, I didn’t see these on the weekend. However, just as some people enjoy poring over seed catalogues while anxiously awaiting spring, I like looking through photos, anticipating what I’ll soon be seeing once the snow goes away.
Recently, the subject of bioindicators and aquatic invertebrates came up at [...]

clear water

Friday, February 2nd, 2007

This week, I’ve been thinking about rivers, lakes, canoes, and water. Maybe it’s just the weather. It’s finally turned cold and the rivers have frozen over. Last weekend, we saw ice-fishing huts here and there along the Rideau on our return home from hiking at the forestry centre.
Perhaps it was going out to [...]