Posts Tagged ‘storm’


Sunday, August 30th, 2015

The two cones at left are young and old cones from the same pine tree (I forget the variety); same with the ones on the right, but from a blue atlas cedar. Plus an oak leaf from the trees that sway dangerously over the house

After months of drought in Vancouver, an almost cartoon storm arrived.

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7 cormorants on a log

Friday, April 2nd, 2010

The recent high winds must have broken up a log boom, because for days logs have been floating into Vancouver’s harbour on the tide. I watched 7 cormorants float in on one log, 2 on another. The next day, a tug towed a log boom right into the harbour (in the photo you can just see the boat near the right of the boom).

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