So Long, Lake Merritt

By | 2010-08-07T23:45:37+00:00 August 7th, 2010|Birds, Blog, California|

Lake Merritt was the first place I touched soil -- or rather, marine sediment --after returning to the Bay Area from Los Angeles. We were perched above Oakland in a hotel room with just a sliver of a view, looking at the lake through what amounted to a castle loophole.