Archive for December, 2006

Nye Beach

Sunday, December 31st, 2006

I headed for Newport for New Years Eve. Here’s sunset at Nye Beach.


Oaks Bottom Wildlife Preserve

Thursday, December 28th, 2006

These pictures are from a visit to Oaks Bottom Wildlife Preserve near Sellwood Park.
Duck Soup!

Tualatin National Wildlife Preserve

Monday, December 18th, 2006

The Tualatin National Wildlife Preserve has recently opened. It’s between King City and Sherwood, just west of the Tualatin River. The visitor facilities are still under construction but the trails and viewpoints are in operation. Here are a couple of images from a visit yesterday. The wetlands were partially frozen.

Starlings Commuting:


West View from the trail: