Sunday, May 29, 2016

Rat Snake

Willow, female Rat Snake, Pantherophis spiloides, Thousand Islands National Park of Canada, Mallorytown Landing

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Gananoque

Patricia Ann Lewis-MacDougall and Larry MacDougall, illustrators

French Frys (sic) 10 cents - old sign exposed by renovation, 47 King East, Gananoque, 

Friday, May 27, 2016

Ontario Hockey Academy fire, Cornwall, Ontario, May 26, 2016

May 27, 2016, Cornwall, Ontario - Ontario Hockey Academy, a hockey prep school, in Cornwall Thursday on fire Thursday evening. No one was injured. According to Women's Hockey coach Brett Anderson, the building that burned was a dormitory that they were just closing for the season. Anderson said he was in the building when the fire broke out on the far side of the building and "filled (the building) with smoke and mist - we tried to put it out initially, see if it was in one of the kid's rooms and now you see what you see." nodding to the flame engulfed structure. Anderson said he did not know yet how the fire started. School was due to close for the season the next day and remaining students were housed in nearby hotels.


Monday, May 9, 2016

Mercury transiting Sun, May 9, 2016

Neat! Don't look directly at the sun, especially through a camera - I was looking at the rotated LCD screen on my camera to aim. IR filter.

Saturday, May 7, 2016

Northern redbelly snake

Northern redbelly snake, Storeria occipitomaculata occipitomaculata
Snake was fine after drop

 coiled
markings in cm