Submit your Wild Shots!
The Empire Outdoors page is looking for superb images of Alaska’s wildlife, scenery or plant life. Send your photos to: Outdoors Editor, firstname.lastname@example.org. For all photos include the name of the photographer, a description of what is shown in the picture, when it was taken and any other pertinent information. Images will run as space allows.
A black oystercatcher near Auke Recreation Area on April 19, 2019. (Courtesy Photo | Steve Hamilton)
Courtesy Photo | Denise Carroll A marmot at the Shrine of St. Therese on Sunday. See more Wild Shots on page C4 and online at juneauempire.com.
Club moss, a type of fern, seen on East Glacier Trail in Juneau on April 17, 2019. (Courtesy Photo | Kerry Howard)
A river of water courses through the western edge of the Mendenhall Glacier on April 26, 2019. (Courtesy Photo | Denise Carroll)
A greater white-fronted goose at Mendenhall Campground on April 27, 2019. (Courtesy Photo | Linda Shaw)
A mallard shower at Rotary Park in Juneau, Alaska on April 15, 2019. (Courtesy Photo | Kenneth Gill)
A marmot makes an appearance at the Shrine of St. Therese on Easter on April 21. (Courtesy Photo | Linda Shaw)
Oyster catchers at low tide at Point Louisa in Juneau, Alaska on April 21, 2019. (Courtesy Photo | Janice Gorle)
Mr. and Mrs. Wood Duck grooming at Rotary Park in Juneau, Alaska on April 16, 2019. (Courtesy Photo | Kenneth Gill)
Dewey alder catkins glisten in the early morning sun at Twin Lakes on April 15. (Courtesy Photo | Denise Carroll)
A daring group of friends rappel off Nugget Falls in Juneau on April 6, 2019. (Courtesy Photo | Eric Lock)