Common Californian aster near the end of the season on the Sand Lake estuary.
Looking north from an agricultural dike while crossing the Sand Lake estuary.
Native Oregon coast rose. Does this bulge make me look hippy?
Velella. A creature whose essence is much-debated (a colony or a single organism?), but who cheerfully ignores all the chatter and just focuses on being beautiful.
I’m a crab, and I’ve molted, because no one grows without giving at least a little of themselves away.
Moving from wetlands to scrubby shore pine/hemlock/spruce forest on the Sand Lake estuary.
South of the Sand Lake estuary, looking north toward Cape Lookout.