Happy crazy memories tickle my fancy as I look at this long forgotten photo recently scanned. Mom and Dad in the Station Wagon, and my sister and her hubby and kids in the other car. I would guess it was about 1962 or ’63, at Long Beach Peninsula in Washington State. That looks like partContinue reading “Long ago on the Beach… with family”
I know that I’ve been very inconsistent lately, but here are some photos from this week in the Glenwood area You can view more of my photography here at At my SmugMug website starlisa.smugmug.com Also on Flickr as Starlisa Flickr website And on Facebook as Starlisa Black Photography We as humans can be the caretakersContinue reading “Beauty of Autumn”
At approximately 8:02 PM Pacific time tonight, 10-22-2020, there was a huge fire ball that blazed down thru the night sky. oh green and orange all kinds of stuff I mean I’ve never seen anything like it it was it was like there were flames coming up from it! it was huge and it cameContinue reading “Fireball!”
Aspen Trunks glow at twilight on Conboy Lake National Wildlife Refuge
The mountain is all gone!
Autumn in the Cascades and nearby is so wonderful to behold. Here we have random fall images primarily from Mount Adams to the Columbia River. Enjoy!
In my 20s and 30s I was an environmentalist doing protests to stop clear cutting. Now in my 60s i realize the pendulum swung too far the other way. Before the human population grew so much in this country, natural lightning caused fires would clear out diseased forests, and create clearings where huckleberries and elkContinue reading “Forest Management vs. Logging”
Tour of the water scooper plane, Air Tanker Fire Boss 205, the N10122, complete with many photos.
The sight of a Air Tanker Fire Boss at work during fire season can be nerve wracking or comforting depending on the situation! This one flown by Donnie Mac, an AT-802 model (N10122), was doing an early season public awareness run (Proficiency Flight). Donnie had planned to do some water scooping alongside the island butContinue reading “Fire Boss N10122”
Dreamily Dazzled Delights Mount Adams shrouded in Storm cloud Sunset Glory recently. Mother Nature is still the best artist!