Podcast: Photographer Christian Sasse discusses hawk chick raised by bald eagles

An adult bald eagle with eaglet and hawklet in a nest located on Vancouver Island, Canada.

Listen [box]NOTE: Photographer Christian Sasse hopes to broadcast live from the nest location on Vancouver Island today. His live streams are on YouTube and Periscope (links at the end of this post). [/box] On Vancouver Island, a familiar bald eagle nest is suddenly home to a most unfamiliar scene.   The eagle parents are not only… Continue reading Podcast: Photographer Christian Sasse discusses hawk chick raised by bald eagles

Oh, Silvana! Where Bald Eagles delight

(Silvana, WA) Passing through the Silvana area on a rain-soaked day in late February may not sound exciting; but even a wet, winter day gets my adrenaline going in Silvana. That’s because the Bald Eagles always seem to be perched in trees along the Stillaguamish River. Lots of Eagles. I often simply open my sunroof… Continue reading Oh, Silvana! Where Bald Eagles delight

Record-setting amateur astronomer now a rising star in Bald Eagle photography

Christian Sasse loves pushing the limits. He shattered a world-record when he imaged the most distant object from earth ever captured by an amateur-sized telescope. Now, he’s taking aim at producing some magnificent wildlife photography. This latest chapter in Sasse’s adventurous life began to unfold shortly after he moved to British Columbia in 2011.  That same… Continue reading Record-setting amateur astronomer now a rising star in Bald Eagle photography

Foot found on Michigan beach

POLICE TURNING TO RCMP IN B.C. FOR HELP (August 1)  A human foot encased in a sock and size 10 Reebok sandal was found washed-up on a Lake Huron (Michigan) beach this week.  Investigators already have a few missing persons cases that may, ultimately, help solve the mystery. One of those cases, according to the… Continue reading Foot found on Michigan beach

Newspaper: Police knew about footless body before last week

NEW/Related:  Washington officials to send piece of footless skeleton to B.C. (Vancouver Sun, July 22) (July 21) How do you have a high-profile investigation about five mystery feet washing-up along the coast of British Columbia and not look into the case of a footless body found washed ashore just across the border? That’s been the… Continue reading Newspaper: Police knew about footless body before last week

Breaking News: Missing foot man won’t be named

In a case that has fascinated people worldwide, police say they will not release the name of a missing man whose foot washed-up in Canada’s Strait of Georgia. DNA was used to make this first match in the case of the five mystery feet that have surfaced from the waters off the coast of British… Continue reading Breaking News: Missing foot man won’t be named