Clamming season sign
Harvesting season is over on Washington state's Hood Canal, part of Puget Sound. It's marked by a bright pink sign that states, "Clam and oyster season closed."
Potlatch State Park, WA, September 2017
A heavy haze of wildfire smoke hangs over Hood Canal in Washington state on an early-autumn evening.
Wildfire haze over Hood Canal tidelands
Heavy smoke haze hangs over shallow water off the shore of the Olympic peninsula on an early-autumn day.
Small-town harbor in wildfire smoke
The harbor and marina in a small Pacific Northwest town are covered with a heavy smoke haze from nearby wildfires.