Days of ice at the Laguna de Santa Rosa (and elsewhere) will come to an end by the middle of the (Thursday?) week.  For the time being, the ice remains.

Ice nearly covers an inlet of the Laguna de Santa Rosa, Tuesday Dec. 10, 2013. (Kent Porter / Press Democrat) 2013

An oak leaf is partially frozen in an inlet of the Laguna de Santa Rosa, Tuesday Dec. 10, 2013. (Kent Porter / Press Democrat) 2013

Sunlight hits the Laguna de Santa Rosa, Tuesday Dec. 10, 2013. (Kent Porter / Press Democrat) 2013

Water at the Laguna de Santa Rosa is frozen, Tuesday Dec. 10, 2013. (Kent Porter / Press Democrat) 2013

Ice clings to trees as meadow birds start their day at the Laguna de Santa Rosa, Tuesday Dec. 10, 2013. (Kent Porter / Press Democrat) 2013

A ruby crowned kinglet greets the day at the Laguna de Santa Rosa, Tuesday Dec. 10, 2013. (Kent Porter / Press Democrat) 2013

Thanks to the Sonoma County Bird Rescue Center for the ID on the bird above….

A great egret and a great blue heron share space at the Laguna de Santa Rosa, Tuesday Dec. 10, 2013. (Kent Porter / Press Democrat) 2013

-Kent Porter