Wednesday, March 25, 2015

looking up

and beyond

Ano Nuevo
Santa Cruz Island




Swarming birds at Sunset State Beach.
San Francisco > Berkeley > Richmond > Año Nuevo State Park > Big Basin State Park > Santa Cruz > CA DMV > Hwy 1 > Ventura Harbor > ferry > Channel Islands, Santa Cruz Island > ferry > Hwy 101 > Moss Landing > Elkhorn Slough > Sunset State Beach > San Francisco
and home again

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

mammals & their pals

making friends with the pinniped
(not pictured, but seen, dolphins, whales, foxes)

Elephant seals!
Sea otters!
Plovers!
Plovers and some other bird swarming overhead!
Seals!
Seals!

photos from the full trip west to be published throughout the next month
San Francisco > Berkeley > Richmond > Año Nuevo State Park > Big Basin State Park > Santa Cruz > CA DMV > Hwy 1 > Ventura Harbor > ferry > Channel Islands, Santa Cruz Island > ferry > Hwy 101 > Moss Landing > Elkhorn Slough > Sunset State Beach > San Francisco 

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

trees and tide

Wind and rain and photosynthesis

Live oak plantation, Santa Cruz Island.
Mold? Mildew? Fungus? Mistletoe? Point Lobos.

photos from the full trip west to be published throughout the next month
San Francisco > Berkeley > Richmond > Año Nuevo State Park > Big Basin State Park > Santa Cruz > CA DMV > Hwy 1 > Ventura Harbor > ferry > Channel Islands, Santa Cruz Island > ferry > Hwy 101 > Moss Landing > Elkhorn Slough > Sunset State Beach > San Francisco 

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

seascapes

Following the water:

Santa Cruz Island



That's a sea otter, eating breakfast at Elkhorn Slough.
SF seen from Richmond Bay.
Plovers, privacy.
Ventura harbor.

photos from the full trip west to be published throughout the next month
San Francisco > Berkeley > Richmond > Año Nuevo State Park > Big Basin State Park > Santa Cruz > CA DMV > Hwy 1 > Ventura Harbor > ferry > Channel Islands, Santa Cruz Island > ferry > Hwy 101 > Moss Landing > Elkhorn Slough > Sunset State Beach > San Francisco