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by Jan K
Sun Aug 14, 2022 12:16 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Possession Point Fingers, August 9th dive. Few more locals... https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Possession-Point/i-VGGVKTt/0/09ed56f5/XL/8.9.22%20rose%20star-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Possession-Point/i-kxVxp2W/0/19154d73/XL/8.9.22%20Festive%20tritonid-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/...
by Jan K
Fri Aug 12, 2022 3:33 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Possession Point Fingers, August 9th dive. Some of the views: Blue Lingcod and the wall, Grunt sculpin and California Cucumber making friends with Buffalo sculpin. :) https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Possession-Point/i-8KcScmG/0/df7c9531/XL/8.9.22%20Possession%20Fingers%20Dive%201-XL.jpg https://pho...
by Jan K
Thu Aug 11, 2022 8:59 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Deception Pass, August 5th dive. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Deception-Pass-Whidbey-Island/i-PTfx7L4/0/9f81253f/XL/8.5.22%20Deception%20Pass%20%20Dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Deception-Pass-Whidbey-Island/i-vB8pJNh/0/8b1f848a/XL/8.5.22%20juv%20Mosshead%20warbonnet-XL.jpg htt...
by Jan K
Tue Aug 09, 2022 12:22 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Holmes Harbor, August 3rd dive. It looks like a nursery for Sunflower stars. Many little Pycnopodia on blades of Sugar kelp. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Holmes-Harbor-Freeland-WA/i-C65dsVb/0/b75ebc07/XL/8.3.22%20%20Holmes%20Harbor%20Dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Holmes-Harbor...
by Jan K
Sun Aug 07, 2022 8:18 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

And more from Skyline ... https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Fidalgo-Island-and-vicinity/i-Gz8f39x/0/f7008aa0/XL/7.18.22%20Penpoint%20gunnel-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Fidalgo-Island-and-vicinity/i-5gW4LsG/0/08d9c85a/XL/7.18.22%20Sailfin%20sculpin%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Oth...
by Jan K
Thu Aug 04, 2022 9:04 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Skyline, August 1st. Send in the clowns ... :) https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Fidalgo-Island-and-vicinity/i-TDQVHr6/0/4330b95a/XL/8.1.22%20Modest%20clown%20dorid%20stretched-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Fidalgo-Island-and-vicinity/i-r7R9QgR/0/101074fe/XL/8.1.22%20Modest%20clown%20dorid-...
by Jan K
Wed Aug 03, 2022 12:23 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Skyline, August 1st dive. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Fidalgo-Island-and-vicinity/i-vD3CBLh/0/70da6353/XL/8.1.22%20Skyline%20Dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Fidalgo-Island-and-vicinity/i-Mh624b2/0/e9786485/XL/8.1.22%20%20Irish%20lord%20Gnarled%20sponge-XL.jpg https://photos.smu...
by Jan K
Sat Jul 30, 2022 7:36 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Langley Harbor, July 25th dive. Some fish, some crabs and yes, some sea stars too. :) https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Langley-Tire-Reef/i-FPCpjDw/0/0f1d8a56/XL/7.25.22%20Langley%20Harbor%20Dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Langley-Tire-Reef/i-LqHjpfL/0/533ecb46/XL/7.25.22%20Copper%20...
by Jan K
Tue Jul 26, 2022 10:32 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Keystone Jetty, July 23rd dive with Maya. Late afternoon dive, with the sun setting and lots of particles in the water, it felt more like a night dive. :) https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Keystone-Jetty/i-Rbrr27X/0/e48e6150/XL/7.23.22%20%20Keystone%20Jetty%20Dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.co...
by Jan K
Sat Jul 23, 2022 1:47 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Skyline, July 18th dive. Candy stripe shrimp & Crimson anemones. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Fidalgo-Island-and-vicinity/i-TQWN4SZ/0/ff0691ef/XL/7.18.22%20Candy%20stripe%20shrimp%20parasite-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Fidalgo-Island-and-vicinity/i-H8bxjN9/0/06a71bbd/XL/7.18.22%2...
by Jan K
Fri Jul 22, 2022 9:27 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Skyline, June 18 dive. I spent little quality time with small GPO. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Fidalgo-Island-and-vicinity/i-4MzzRH4/0/90a9ded5/XL/7.18.22%20Skyline%20Dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Fidalgo-Island-and-vicinity/i-gn9zp9G/0/8fd0493f/XL/7.18.22%20GPO%20with%20and%...
by Jan K
Thu Jul 21, 2022 9:19 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

From "A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away...."
to the Driftwood Pond not so far away 🙂
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by Jan K
Wed Jul 20, 2022 3:38 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Possession Point Fingers, July 13th dive. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Possession-Point/i-VSf5FxC/0/301b47a1/XL/7.13.22%20Possession%20Fingers%20Dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Possession-Point/i-JC8VXSS/0/680a571e/XL/7.13.22%20CA%20cucumber%20feeds-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug...
by Jan K
Mon Jul 18, 2022 8:47 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Langley Harbor, July 11th dive. There might not be much here as diversity of invertebrates goes, for marine life doesn't care much for old tires, but there are sea stars in numbers like nowhere else on Whidbey Island. Among them the Sunflower stars, so rare these days elsewhere. I found 75 on this d...
by Jan K
Sun Jul 17, 2022 8:52 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Keystone Jetty July 10th dive. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Keystone-Jetty/i-tVsm6wT/0/6c50dca1/XL/7.10.22%20%20Keystone%20Jetty%20Dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Keystone-Jetty/i-rF647hb/0/e79d8ffa/XL/7.10.22%20%20Kelp%20perch-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Keystone-Je...
by Jan K
Sat Jul 16, 2022 10:16 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

I can't wait to get my hands on this one ! :)
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by Jan K
Wed Jul 13, 2022 8:39 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Skyline July 8th dive. Buffalo sculpins are all over the place, deep and shallow. Joined by Red Irish Lords and few Great sculpins. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Fidalgo-Island-and-vicinity/i-rSB6D6h/0/c590573c/XL/7.8.22%20Skyline%20Dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Fidalgo-Island-...
by Jan K
Mon Jul 11, 2022 12:52 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Deception-Pass-Whidbey-Island/i-Mx8G3xK/0/166811ef/XL/7.7.22%20Papillose%20horned%20dorid%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Deception-Pass-Whidbey-Island/i-bBPX2GS/0/cd659347/XL/7.6.22%20Golden%20star%20ascidian-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Dece...
by Jan K
Sun Jul 10, 2022 10:59 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Deception Pass, July 6 & 7 dive. On the second day of Pass diving, I had company. :) https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Deception-Pass-Whidbey-Island/i-vjF7p6C/0/5503cc40/XL/7.7.22%20Deception%20Pass%20Dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Deception-Pass-Whidbey-Island/i-psqFDGL/0/01e41...
by Jan K
Fri Jul 08, 2022 7:50 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Deception Pass, July 6th. It might not be like the fireworks few days ago, but the underwater scene certainly was an explosion of color. And much quieter... :) https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Deception-Pass-Whidbey-Island/i-vJ7V3gG/0/ae3a92f6/XL/7.6.22%20Deception%20Pass%20Dive%201-XL.jpg https://p...
by Jan K
Thu Jul 07, 2022 5:50 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Driftwood Pond # 1. July 1st dive. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-nvCZtdC/0/f0fe9c4a/XL/7.1.22%20Driftwood%20Pond%20%231%20dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-JQD79L2/0/5f45843e/XL/7.1.22%20Pond%20%231%20Moon%20jellies%...
by Jan K
Tue Jul 05, 2022 9:41 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Driftwood Park, June 30 dive. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-Dr8NttB/0/88710f50/XL/6.30.22%20Driftwood%20Park%20dive%201-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-CbJBbnz/0/1cac67fa/XL/6.30.22%20Gravid%20Brown%20rockfish-XL.jpg https:...
by Jan K
Sat Jul 02, 2022 4:03 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

Langley Harbor, June 24th dive. Even in only 5 foot visibility, the pilings under the causeway and on the seawall pilings were amazing sight. Tons of juvenile Mottled stars ! :) https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Langley-Tire-Reef/i-ZstnXZP/0/1b405862/XL/6.24.22%20Langley%20Harbor%20Dive%201-XL.jpg ht...
by Jan K
Fri Jul 01, 2022 9:04 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

More from the Pond #2, June 26th dive. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-jgjTXHN/0/30441940/XL/6.26.22%20High%20Cockscomb%202-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-HGk9Cq2/0/4acdc88d/XL/6.26.22%20High%20Cockscomb%201-XL.jpg https://p...
by Jan K
Thu Jun 30, 2022 8:10 am
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 5058
Views: 773460

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Driftwood Pond # 2. June 26th. The Green hairy algae and other not easily identified algae are now covering most of the shallow area around the pond. Threespine sticklebacks males displaying their bright mating colors. https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Driftwood-Park-Admiralty-Inlet/i-tSJ83LT/0/d0dcc...