Blogs and News about Waldron Island of the San Juan Islands, Washington State.

Last updated on Sun, 15 Dec 2013

...well they didn't go down San Juan Channel, but instead headed up President Channel on the Waldron Island side... ...they had been rather sly in taking seals.. ...but some scrappy gulls sure helped...one had the prize.Organic Waldron Island Greens, Blueberry and Fig Salad. toasted walnuts, crumbled gorgonzola with light balsamic vinaigrette. Roasted Beet Salad on bed of arugula with drizzle of white balsamic and wild honey vinaigrette.At the printer's now is a companion gift book, 'Morten Lauridsen's Waldron Island Reflections', featuring Stillwater's photography and text from the film. From Morten Lauridsen's perspective, the film has ... And as he said this weekend to those who attended the film screenings, the film festival here on San Juan Island, where he now has a residency in addition to his places on Waldron, is the best place to show this film. As he told Robert Redford during a recent festival ...San Juan County had the largest margin of county approval in the state, 68 percent; Waldron Island apparently had the largest precinct approval in the state, 85 percent. The proposed regulations are required to be in effect by ...We cruised north into San Juan Channel to search for whales in calmer waters. We pushed into Canada via Haro Strait, all the while hoping for some good luck. Passing by Spieden Island we saw Sika deer, Fallow deer, and ...We continued on the search toward the north and eventually broke out of the fog in San Juan Channel. We made our way up toward Canada and found a friendly minke whale swimming in Cowlitz Bay on Waldron Island!So we launched our kayaks from the north end San Juan Island and headed for the watery border that separates the US from Canada. Our first stop was Sandy Point on Waldron Island, home to a community of independent ...There are over 100 islands in the San Juans, and though only four are accessible by the Washington State Ferry, many others are inhabited. It's amazing how rarely I get off San Juan Island itself, but I always relish the chance ...The Nature Conservancy is transferring title and stewardship responsibilities of Waldron Island's Cowlitz Bay and Bitte Baer preserves to the San Juan Preservation Trust. The two preserves, which together total 478 acres, ...Numerous searches of the island had been made by the San Juan County Sheriff's Office using search dogs from Whatcom and Pierce County search and rescue units, ground searches by Skagit County SAR groups, ...