It’s still snowing like crazy here, so we can’t really go outside expect to walk from building to building because the snow is so deep. Our cook is here and a plane came last week with some groceries! No more eating pickles Jthe first three start tanks are filled now. That means that the … More Feeding fish…all day!
The sun came out yesterday, here are some pictures it was beautiful, but FREEZING cold! My room What to do when there’t too much snow to go outside? The view from my window This picture is full saturation… … More Sun!
Cordova About to take off! Flying over Main Bay Hatchery The bay almost completely frozen Our manager, Jay’s boat… The view from my window More snow!
February 6, 2013 After three days in Cordova I am finally here at Main Bay Hatchery! Due to the weather, no one could fly out of Cordova so we watched a lot of movies, visited the museum, walked around town… several times, took way too many pictures and became regulars at the Killer Whale … More Snow snow snow…
In three days I will be flying from Portland Oregon to Cordova Alaska! Not sure what I’m getting myself into, but the whole opportunity seems nothing short of divine. Thanks to Corinne I have a nice camera and I will try and post as many pictures as possible. Paul and I arrive in Cordova at 4:15pm on the second day of the … More 3 days and counting…
We flew out yesterday to Cordova, can’t believe we’re already done! That was the shortest three weeks ever! Our flight isn’t until the 15th and it will be cheaper if we stay here in Cordova, so here we are staying at the Alaskan for $25 a night! Here are some more pictures from the hatchery, … More Hanging out in Cordova
There was a storm that came through the area, so for the past few days the internet has been down. But today the sun is back and the internet’s working again. We’re leaving anywhere from the 12th to the 15th depending on the weather. Eggtake is over 148,000,000 eggs later! Now we are on to … More Storm passed
We went on an awesome hike yesterday with Cody and Yasin, our fellow hatchery fish techs, we saw three bears! Black bear sighting!! Yasin, from Turkey, doing his Rocky pose Cody, from pennsylvania Another bear!
Today was great, we only worked 10 hours 🙂 Meaning we had time to do all kinds of stuff, but still got some overtime pay. We even got to shop at the “Goodwill” at the hatchery. On the upstairs level there’s a little room filled with things that people have left in there rooms that’s … More So far, so good!
Esther Lake It was a little chilly Wild Alaskan blueberries Warming up for a swim The Alaskan wilderness Our first day of work was awesome, we only worked 8 hours so we had all day to just explore the island! It’s so beautiful! We went for a swim in Esther Lake, which is FREEZING cold … More Swimming!