Legacy Base

With the fire hazard being so high in BC right now (hope we get some wet weather!) most of the Alberta firefighters were sent to  BC, and the fire bases here are closed.  Apparently the nice people at Alberta Sustainable Resource Development like us, because we got:...

Tired Out

Just back from Mt. Assiniboine, the most magical trip ever. Photos and details to come when we get back to Banff. For now, a few more days of work in Radium until we rest. We are glad to be lying in the sun waiting for our ride. Will Posted with WordPress for...

The Girls on Gondolas and Glaciers

By now you’ve probably read about the challenges we face when water RISES over time….dam building sure makes accurate location locating elusive…but water can confound us in just the reverse…when glaciers melt and historic sites vanish into air...

Photographing the 4th Dimension

Photographing the 4th Dimension Hello out there blog-readers…I’m amazed that it has taken me three weeks since joining the ranks of the MLP Crew to find a spare moment to sit down to write a blog post!  There has been SO MUCH to learn: camera protocol...

Meadow

The nicest wildflower meadow we’ve seen so far is beside the highway near a garbage dump. We’ve finally been able to go outside, and our first field day last week was a boat trip. Stuart and I have been away for a few days, and the girls have been...

We are at summer camp.

When Ryan and Allie arrived at the Ranch, there was lots of computer work to be done, and they had training to do, so I decided it would be a good time to take a few days off.  So as a nice vacation, I went hiking, climbed some mountains, and chased some sheep. When...