|not a great place or time of year to be handicapped...|
thankfully, this is mostly melted away now.
|Snowy day in the hills (January 2019) |
I love these black-and-white "branchscapes."
Could make a killer jigsaw puzzle.
|frosty day in the clouds (early winter 2018)|
|"Lampwork" artist in Coos Bay, OR last winter.|
|Hour 20 of a 28-hour shift, |
day 15 of our strike team "week."
Our task force leader stomping out a sagebrush fire.
|View from flat-tire adventure, |
scouting firewood sources. Fall 2018
|View of current smoke over old burn, |
on way to Kettle Falls for Boyd's Fire (Aug 2018).
|Asparagus sprouting from recent burn, |
Boyd's Fire (2018)
|Burned-over valley (2018)|
|Tree and burned stump holes, |
Cougar Creek Fire (2018)
|Lingering hot spots on inaccessible ridges,|
Cougar Creek fire (2018)
|Moose seen on way to Boyd's Fire, 2018|
|Working fire ahead. 2018|
|Patchy (uneven) burned forest, Boyd's Fire (2018)|
Finally, a challenge: Can you guess what this is?
(Yes, we encountered it on a fire assignment.
It's a close-up of something.
Email me if you have a guess: erica@ErnieAndErica.info.