Tag Archives: San Juan Islands

Baby Orca

This week’s photo, taken July 23, 2017 off San Juan Island, WA, features a young ORCA swimming close to its momma. Last Sunday, we embarked on a half-day whale-watching trip out of Edmonds, WA. We stepped on board the Chilkat … Continue reading

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Spy-hopping

This week’s photo, taken April 18, 2016 from the 76-passenger vessel Wilderness Discoverer off the coast of San Juan Island, WA, features a spy-hopping ORCA, with a member of its pod close behind. While passengers and crew were watching this … Continue reading

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Last Bird

This week’s photo, taken December 31, 2015 from Orcas Island in the San Juan Islands of Washington state, features two adult male HARLEQUIN DUCKS. Every 12 months, countless birders await the arrival of January 1st, when they venture out with … Continue reading

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