A white butterfly rests upon a fern Saturday at Prince of Wales Island. (Courtesy Photo / Marti Crutcher)

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Raindrops collect on a cluster of forget-me-nots Saturday at Prince of Wales Island. (Courtesy Photo / Marti Crutcher)

Raindrops collect on a cluster of forget-me-nots Saturday at Prince of Wales Island. (Courtesy Photo / Marti Crutcher)

Raindrop clings to unfurled fern Saturday at Prince of Wales Island. (Courtesy Photo / Marti Crutcher)

Raindrop clings to unfurled fern Saturday at Prince of Wales Island. (Courtesy Photo / Marti Crutcher)

Green leaves start to emerge from a red-stemmed fern Saturday at Prince of Wales Island. (Courtesy Photo / Marti Crutcher)

Green leaves start to emerge from a red-stemmed fern Saturday at Prince of Wales Island. (Courtesy Photo / Marti Crutcher)

This photo was taken along Glacier Highway on Wednesday. (Courtesy Photo / Deana Barajas)

This photo was taken along Glacier Highway on Wednesday. (Courtesy Photo / Deana Barajas)

This photo was taken along Glacier Highway on Wednesday. (Courtesy Photo / Deana Barajas)

This photo was taken along Glacier Highway on Wednesday. (Courtesy Photo / Deana Barajas)

This is a photo taken at Windfall Lake Trail on Saturday. (Courtesy Photo / Deana Barajas)

This is a photo taken at Windfall Lake Trail on Saturday. (Courtesy Photo / Deana Barajas)

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