Marbled Murrelet

We were walking to the sound of the falling notes of a creek, and the percussion of crackling twigs and moss. The usual maritime breeze was not as strong this far into the forest, so the air was earthy and bold. Whatever little light there was in the sky at Read more…

Marbled Murrelet Training

Marbled murrelets, a species unknown to me and to plenty I am sure, is a threatened seabird located in Washington, Oregon, and California that nests in old-growth forests. On Wednesday, I had the opportunity to attend a marbled murrelet training and survey in Yachats, Oregon. ¬†Yachats is on the coast, Read more…