Thanks and credit for the creation of this site go to:

  • This web site was created with RapidWeaver 5.2.1, from RealMac Software Ltd.
  • The Daley Ranch Trails map on The Trails page was created with Pixelmator 2.0. Some of the other random graphics in the site were also created with Pixelmator.
  • The audio clips for the bird calls were manipulated with Audacity 1.3.13.
RapidWeaver Add-ons: Several extensions to RapidWeaver are featured in this site, including:
Special thanks go to:
  • Martin, of Tanked Up Underwater Imaging, for his invaluable help in resolving some bugs I had in my trails map.
  • Tron, of Joe Workman Software, for guiding me through the implementation of those crazy stacks in the Birds pages.
The Rocks and The Plants
  • All photos and text under The Rocks are from Rob Mustard.
  • Photos and captions in the Plant Photo Album are from Rob Mustard.
  • The Plants of Daley Ranch 2010 Checklist was created by James Dillane.
The Birds
  • The audio clips of the bird (and squirrel) songs were made by Frank T. Awbrey, with initial editing by James Dillane.
  • Photos on the Birds pages were from the photographers cited in the respective captions, and are public domain or open access.
  • The Common Birds of Daley Ranch Checklist was created by Rob Mustard.
The Trails
The exhaustive information in each of the pages for the Daley Ranch trails is from William Sherrard's ebook A Hiker's Photo Guide to the Trails of Daley Ranch and Dixon Lake
And Also:
  • to Jack Pomeroy, for his wisdom on Geology;
  • to James Dillane, for opening our eyes to the Plants;
  • to Tom Lyon, for teaching us about the Birds;
  • to Bill Sherrard, for his beautiful photos and thoughtful words, and for wanting to share his passion of Daley Ranch;
  • to Sue Evarts, for almost turning me into a Naturalist (maybe someday I'll fledge!);
... and to my wife Mary Kelly, for letting me make this site finally happen.