Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Saturday, November 26, 2011


snow on sides of the Unity Pole, Kasaan, Alaska

Notice the snow or no snow on the different sides of the Unity Pole...also, we see much more snow on the pole than in a previous post...

Friday, November 25, 2011

Thursday, November 24, 2011

Snowy Kasaan

snow on rooftops of Kasaan, Alaska

Happy Thanksgiving from snowy Kasaan!

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Snow Prints

footprints in the snow, Kasaan, Alaska

It snowed several inches in Kasaan.

Sunday, November 20, 2011

Saturday, November 19, 2011


snow inside Naay I'waans, Chief Son-i-Hat Whale House, Kasaan, Alaska

...inside Naay I'waans, Chief Son-i-Hat Whale House

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Water Fowl

birds on the water near Kasaan, Alaska

...near Kasaan

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Snowy Unity

snow on the Unity Pole, Kasaan, Alaska

The Unity Pole (Kasaan)

Monday, November 14, 2011

Thursday, October 27, 2011

High Tide

high tide in Kasaan, Alaska

This afternoon, in Kasaan...

Saturday, October 22, 2011

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Rays KXA

sun rays poke through clouds, Kasaan, Alaska

Sun rays poke through clouds around Kasaan Bay.

Friday, September 16, 2011

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

End of the Line

dead salmon in Son-i-Hat Creek, Kasaan, Alaska

[Son-i-Hat Creek, Kasaan]

Monday, September 12, 2011

Friday, September 9, 2011

Kasaan Mountain

clouds over Kasaan Mountain, Kasaan, Alaska

A break in the cloud cover this morning over Kasaan Mountain.

Monday, September 5, 2011


twin fawns under a big tree, Kasaan, Alaska

Big tree, little twins...
(Kasaan, Alaska)

Sunday, September 4, 2011

Near Naay I'waans

a lone humpback salmon swims up Son-i-Hat Creek, Kasaan, Alaska

A lone humpback salmon (low center of frame) swims up Son-i-Hat Creek, near Naay I'waans (Chief Son-i-Hat Whale House).

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Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Monday, August 29, 2011

Sunday, August 7, 2011

iSunset #4

totem pole at sunset, Kasaan, Alaska

[photo with iPhone in front of Naay I'waans, Chief Son-i-Hat Whale House]

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Sunday, July 24, 2011

Saturday, July 23, 2011

Two Totems

totems and trees, Totems Historic District, Kasaan, Alaska

A couple of hours ago...
[Totems Historic District, Kasaan]

Friday, July 22, 2011

iYard Deer

deer in my yard, Kasaan, Alaska

Deer in my yard (taken with iPhone)...

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Gasa'aan Bump

sunlight falls on a hill, Kasaan Bay, Alaska

Late afternoon sunlight falls on the hill behind Gasa'aan (Old Kasaan)...

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Mile Plus Visibility

beach and Kasaan Bay, Kasaan, Alaska

One and half mile from coast to coast...

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

For Mike

totem and trees, Totems Historic District, Kasaan, Alaska

[Totems Historic District, Kasaan, Alaska]

Monday, July 18, 2011

Sunday, July 17, 2011

Saturday, July 16, 2011

Missing Face

mising face, center house post, Naay I'waans, Chief Son-i-Hat Whale House, Kasaan, Alaska

Center house post inside Naay I'waans, Chief Son-i-Hat Whale House...Photo evidence shows that the face went missing sometime between 1917 and 1938. Then, after the Civilian Conservation Corps restoration project (completed in 1940), the face went missing again.

Friday, July 15, 2011

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Creek Bugs

bugs and Son-i-Hat Creek, Kasaan, Alaska

[Son-i-Hat Creek, Kasaan]

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Monday, July 11, 2011

Dipnet Karta


The reach...



[Karta River, Alaska]

Sunday, July 10, 2011

Killer Whales

big fin of killer whale, Karta Bay, Alaska

Big fin!

killer whale head, Karta Bay, Alaska


killer whale pod, Karta Bay, Alaska

Pod activity...

killer whale tail, Karta Bay, Alaska

Tail fin...
[Karta Bay, Alaska]

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Friday, July 8, 2011

Tolstoi Sailboat

sailboat in Tolstoi Bay, Prince of Wales Island, Alaska

[Tolstoi Bay, Prince of Wales Island, Alaska]

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Kasaan Bay

clouds over Kasaan Bay, Kasaan, Alaska

Calm evening...

Kasaan Mountain in shade, with late afternoon sun in foreground, Kasaan, Alaska

Kasaan Mountain