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

Northern Lights dazzle in Snohomish, Washington

(Snohomish, WA) We’re fortunate to view of lot of nature’s wonder in the Pacific Northwest. But two prized moments have long eluded me in my 53 years: the site of orcas in Puget Sound, and witnessing the Northern Lights.  Well, I can finally cross one of those long-held dreams off the ol’ bucket list.  And… Continue reading Northern Lights dazzle in Snohomish, Washington

Dramatic sunset over Puget Sound

  MUKILTEO, WA — Clear skies and warm temperatures surrendered to cooler air and scattered clouds early Monday evening, making for a dramatic sunset throughout much of the Puget Sound region. And as daylight faded, there was a bit more drama for one small boat. While live streaming on Periscope, Beyond90Seconds observed the boat experiencing difficulty with its motor.… Continue reading Dramatic sunset over Puget Sound

May Day sunset in Mukilteo, Washington

Sunset over Whidbey Island, Washington as seen from Mukilteo.

(Mukilteo, WA) Clear skies, a gentle breeze, and a temperature hovering around 70 degrees made for a pleasant sunset in Mukilteo, Washington on the first day of May. Monday is expected to bring even warmer temperatures with highs in the mid-80’s. Expect high temperatures to dip to around 70 by  Tuesday, and to about 60… Continue reading May Day sunset in Mukilteo, Washington