September 2017 - Stuart Island

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Humpback blowing


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Humpback flukes


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Deer family dinner


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Deer looking at Chilly at top of back stairs


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If I can just get this fish under control ...


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Success!


B.C., Big Bay
Roger and Cathy Minor's. They have sold to PacCar.


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Jono Hale


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Jono Hale


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Jono's 18' cat ketch "Lightfoot"


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Lightfoot's 2.5 horse kicker


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Jono starting fire pump for testing


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Priming the pump


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The pump shoots a good stream


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... and not yet maximum range


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Putting away the hose


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Martha and Jono testing coving a board


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Showing height of blade


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Finished sample


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Jono and Peter locating tide levels


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At the dam - just a trickle of water


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Jono at the dam


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Removing the kicker to work on the motor mount


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Jono and Chilly


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Jono about to leave


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Southbound near Kelsey point


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Jono in the current inside Kelsey Point


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Jono clearing Kelsey Point


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Bucking alder for firewood


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Alder for firewood


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Alder ready for splitter


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Frog in the kitchen


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Frog in the kitchen


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Working on Rose's cabinet door


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Rose's kitchen cabinets altered for new fridge


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Large sea star in apparent good health


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Edna Bay 2017 wine grapes


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A bumper crop


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Basement - wine cellar, 600 liter gas tank


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Basement - pantry, propane bottles, 400 lb propane "pig"


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Beautiful sunset


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Why won't the engine run this time?


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Lovely French bread baguettes


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The boat is running!!


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Any chance we can climb out?


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Positioned to remove kicker mounting bracket


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Kayaker ready to take whale photo


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Another of the group of five kayakers


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Three of the five


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Straggler watching the humpbacks


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At least three humpbacks


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Peter bucking a small alder


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Carrying alder stick up the hill


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More alder for the stove


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Stored in net loft


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Still more to be cut to length


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Fred with 50 pound female Chinook egg donor (photo by Rose)


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Martha prepping BLTs


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Greta, our very patient great bue heron


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Chilly holding down the printer

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