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by Jan K
Mon Jun 27, 2022 7:11 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Keystone Jetty, June 23rd. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Keystone-Jetty/i-Bb3GGt3/0/28d7bd5a/XL/6.23.22%20%20Keystone%20Jetty%20dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Keystone-Jetty/i-pDwNps7/0/727bda46/XL/6.23.22%20%20Bull%20Kelp%20%20Jetty%20-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Ke...
by Jan K
Sat Jun 25, 2022 10:21 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

The following day, not so far away from yesterday's dive at the Pass.. Skyline, June 21st . First day of Summer. :) https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Fidalgo-Island-and-vicinity/i-ZHK6CL6/0/72e6560d/XL/6.21.22%20Skyline%20dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Fidalgo-Island-and-vicinity/i-...
by Jan K
Fri Jun 24, 2022 11:27 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Deception Pass, June 20th dive. The rest of the story. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Deception-Pass-Whidbey-Island/i-nBfNR3f/0/1046556e/XL/6.20.22%20Scalyhead%20sculpin-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Deception-Pass-Whidbey-Island/i-RgrDG2x/0/e27c5917/XL/6.20.22%20male%20Kelp%20greenling-...
by Jan K
Thu Jun 23, 2022 8:27 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Deception Pass, June 20th dive. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Deception-Pass-Whidbey-Island/i-2bzZkC3/0/25b879d9/XL/6.20.22%20Deception%20Pass%20dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Deception-Pass-Whidbey-Island/i-Sq4GvHj/0/176c62db/XL/6.20.22%20Tan%20finger%20sponge%20-XL.jpg https:/...
by Jan K
Wed Jun 22, 2022 8:44 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Driftwood Pond #1. June 16th Threespine sticklebacks. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-dDKsM6q/0/6465348a/XL/6.16.22%20Driftwood%20Pond%20%231%20dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-G6RQg3s/0/5480d3d6/XL/6.16.22%20Threespi...
by Jan K
Wed Jun 22, 2022 7:58 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Thanks.
Yes, it sure doesn't make sense to pick on shrimp, but that is the world we live in.
by Jan K
Tue Jun 21, 2022 2:41 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Well, it looks like Facebook thinks my dive log is against their Community Standard - SPAM.
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by Jan K
Mon Jun 20, 2022 2:54 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Driftwood Pond #1, June 16th dive. Moon Jellies - their story. Probably more than you care to know. :) :) :) https://photos.smugmug.com/Fauna-Flora/Jellyfish/i-R8pn4Ff/0/dbe2a3ab/XL/6.16.22%20Realm%20of%20Moon%20jelly-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Fauna-Flora/Jellyfish/i-2cZBqn4/0/34da8643/XL/6....
by Jan K
Sun Jun 19, 2022 8:29 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Driftwood Park, June 15th The rest of the story... Thanks Greg Jensen for ID on the shrimp parasite... https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-tc3LRmW/0/2f6b7958/XL/6.15.22%20Dock%20shrimp%20parasite-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-8...
by Jan K
Sat Jun 18, 2022 9:58 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Driftwood Park, June 15th. Juvenile Sailfin sculpin. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-6f98X7F/0/7e9c389d/XL/6.15.22%20Driftwood%20Park%20dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-qLt3d3W/0/c3d0b7aa/XL/6.15.22%20juv%20Sailfin%20...
by Jan K
Wed Jun 15, 2022 7:37 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Langley Harbor, June 10th. Bad visibility due to planktonic soup cut my survey short, but I still found some Sunflower stars. And couple wasting stars, no Pycnopodia. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Langley-Tire-Reef/i-skm537r/0/24ce6853/XL/6.10.22%20Langley%20Harbor%20dive%201-XL.jpg https://photo...
by Jan K
Fri Jun 10, 2022 11:28 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Deception Pass, June 7th Wolf-eels are not a common sight at the Pass. Scalyhead sculpins and Kelp greenlings on the other hand are encountered on every dive. Artist on the beach painting the scenery let me take a picture of her work. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Deception-Pass-Whidbey-Island/i-...
by Jan K
Fri Jun 10, 2022 9:53 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Happy Birthday Yellow Eye!!!
Replies: 4
Views: 287

Re: Happy Birthday Yellow Eye!!!

Happy Birthday Eric!
Lets meet up at some dive spot soon !
It is always great to see you, above and underwater. :partyman:
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by Jan K
Thu Jun 09, 2022 8:40 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Deception Pass, June 7th . It is days like this, which provide the much needed antidote to the frequent rains we experiencing this Spring here in the PNW. Although the one dark cloud that day was the failure of my strobe right at the beginning of the dive. I did check the system before I left home, ...
by Jan K
Tue Jun 07, 2022 10:40 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Possession Point Fingers, June 1st. I just learned that this is not Coryphella verrucosa but Apata cf. pricei. I wait for the new book on slugs so I can learn more about it. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Possession-Point/i-kZVN6rb/0/5002e9a5/XL/6.1.22%20Warty%20Aeolid%201-XL.jpg https://photos.s...
by Jan K
Tue Jun 07, 2022 9:14 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Possession Point Fingers, June 1st. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Possession-Point/i-kZVN6rb/0/5002e9a5/XL/6.1.22%20Warty%20Aeolid%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Possession-Point/i-9m94NPs/0/207e860a/XL/6.1.22%20Warty%20aeolid%202-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Possession-Po...
by Jan K
Mon Jun 06, 2022 7:27 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Couple hard to see slugs. :) Keystone Jetty, May 26th https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Keystone-Jetty/i-tmZrMnF/0/9bef7b98/XL/5.26.22%20%20Cryptic%20nudibranch%20-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Keystone-Jetty/i-rG7Qqmp/0/1e99f287/XL/5.26.22%20Stearn%27s%20ear%20shell%20-XL.jpg https://photo...
by Jan K
Sun Jun 05, 2022 6:50 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Driftwood Park, May 30th. Red gunnel, rockfish and Helmet crabs... https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-b7Xptmh/0/66c05bc5/XL/5.30.22%20Red%20gunnel%20-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-QNW9CsT/0/a63d0b5e/XL/5.30.22%20Brown%20rockfi...
by Jan K
Sat Jun 04, 2022 3:18 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Roatan and Utila March - April 2022
Replies: 10
Views: 495

Re: Roatan and Utila March - April 2022

What a way to start your retirement! Why didn't I think of it many years ago?
As always, great photography to bring back for us to enjoy.
by Jan K
Sat Jun 04, 2022 9:18 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Driftwood Park, May 30th. Session with a friendly Pacific Red Octopus. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-WH9GCh2/0/792e7e82/XL/5.30.22%20Driftwood%20Park%20dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-nWWJ5zf/0/316d735b/XL/5.30.22%...
by Jan K
Thu Jun 02, 2022 3:52 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Keystone Jetty, the rest of May 28th pixels: https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Keystone-Jetty/i-8Hzk4Gt/0/111ba47d/XL/5.28.22%20%20Spider%20web%20hydroid%20Maya-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Keystone-Jetty/i-VWxPJJQ/0/a96ff74e/XL/5.28.22%20%20Spider%20web%20hydroid%202-XL.jpg https://photos...
by Jan K
Wed Jun 01, 2022 7:45 pm
Forum: General SCUBA Discussion
Topic: Debris dumping at Redondo
Replies: 1
Views: 176

Re: Debris dumping at Redondo

On my last dive at Langley, I came across bunch of branches, definitely yard waste, there were cut offs, not broken by wind.
Not pretty... :angry:
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by Jan K
Wed Jun 01, 2022 8:55 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Keystone Jetty, May 28th dive. Some of the fish encounters... https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Keystone-Jetty/i-7d4Spv7/0/e52706b4/XL/5.28.22%20%20Tubesnout%20eggs%20Maya-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Keystone-Jetty/i-gMB7Jb9/0/87748b7f/XL/5.28.22%20Black%20rockfish%20-XL.jpg https://photo...
by Jan K
Tue May 31, 2022 8:38 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Keystone Jetty, May 28th Diving with Maya and friends... https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Keystone-Jetty/i-xQ6VW7D/0/7f99dfd3/XL/5.28.22%20%20Keystone%20Jetty%20dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Keystone-Jetty/i-p5XhTkL/0/86db5bde/XL/5.28.22%20%20Jetty%20divers-XL.jpg https://photos.s...
by Jan K
Sun May 29, 2022 9:22 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5031
Views: 759886

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Langley Harbor, May 22nd. University of Oregon visit explained : "For all- we collected 18 so that we can validate a sublethal method of gonad index (arm snips). We are using the sublethal method to estimate reproduction with size and season so that we will be able to assess population reproduc...