THIS POST WRITTEN BY: BIANCA PERLA
It appears that everyone knows we are having the best weather of anywhere right now! Today was a good one for wildlife on Vashon and Maury Islands.
We had reportedly up to 30 transient Orca whales swim by the island starting with a great show on the passenger ferry boat around 8 this morning. They moved fast down the east side of the island passed Pt. Robinson and into Commencement Bay. This high number of transients is VERY unusual.
Here is some raw footage from SkyKING:
Anyone have any good photos of the whales from today they want to share?
And in the birding world some firsts as well. Quoted from Ed Swan:
"About 7:30 this morning, a Red-necked Phalarope was foraging in the pond at KVI. It’s the first time I’ve seen ...read more