And - she never even left Hawaii. Here's a picture of her at the railing of the Oscar Eldon Sette somewhere in the Northwest Hawaiian Islands.
Although apparently unchanged since they returned to dry land, the project's website is available here if you'd like to know more. Also on the website is a feature article on Leslie's work with Illegal Aliens (er, I mean, Introduced Species).
- Here are news stories about the voyage:
- Science Daily
- Scripps Institute of Oceanography
- the Honolulu Advertiser
- the Honolulu FOX station KHON "Kirk Matthews reports"
Meanwhile, as promised, back on the homefront, here are some Occasional Cat Photos. This is Spackle wishing she could swallow a fly.
Here are Spackle (L) and Crackle - now collectively known as "The Ackles" - photographed by Leslie with her spiffy new digital camera.
Click on either of the larger pictures for a closer look.
Here's a previous Mixed Meters post about The Ackles (with some kitten pictures from when we called them Spackle Puss and Crackle Pop).
Picture Tags: Leslie Harris. . . NOAA. . . CReefs. . . Northwest Hawaiian Islands. . . illegal aliens. . . introduced species. . . cats. . .Spackle and Crackle