July is also time for our most abundant wildflower, Fireweed, otherwise known as epilobium angustifolium, common in the North around the globe, and pretty everywhere. In the background you can see some airport landing lights and the Mendenhall River. July 16th, 2009.
A Mallard Duck on a log, enjoying the sun. Ducks tend to be a little more skittish away from the public parks, but give them a nice sunny spot and they don't want to move. Captured in the beaver pond near the Glacier Visitor Center in Juneau, Alaska on June 24, 2009.
A yellow warbler sings in spring, near the Mendenhall glacier. May 16th, 2009.