Switching Gears into Summer

Bald Eagle

Summer is here and with that, tide pool programs at Yaquina Head have culminated. It was a successful Friday with sunny weather and a -1 low tide to top it off. The catch, Yaquina Head interns had to be at … Continue reading

Seabird Surveys from Yaquina Head Lighthouse

Inside the prism of the Lighthouse

I started Common Murre surveys this week with Oregon State University  in which me and graduate student Cheryl Horton are collecting data on the species’ reproduction success and predation. First day of survey felt like  an experience taken out of … Continue reading