Local News Feathered friends Originally published January 16, 2019 at 5:32 pmUpdated January 16, 2019 at 6:59 pm Cormorants hang out at sunset on some old pillars at Log Boom Pier in Kenmore. The large diving birds with long necks and short legs are known for their voracious appetites. They often congregate here at the north end of Lake Washington. (Mike Siegel / The Seattle Times) Share story By Mike Siegel Seattle Times staff photographer Related Stories New cat in Tacoma January 9, 2019 Woodland Park Zoo’s twin red pandas escape, leading to 15-hour standoff December 27, 2018 Mishka the asthmatic otter at Seattle Aquarium has mastered her inhaler to get through the haze August 24, 2018 New ape in town: Kwame makes rare alpha-male debut at Woodland Park Zoo November 9, 2018 More Photo Galleries After a devastating injury, a 4-year-old is learning to walk Northwest Flower & Garden Festival springing into bloom Salute to President’s Day Mike Siegel: firstname.lastname@example.org. View Comments No personal attacks or insults, no hate speech, no profanity. Please keep the conversation civil and help us moderate this thread by reporting any abuse. See our Commenting FAQ. Powered by Livefyre The opinions expressed in reader comments are those of the author only, and do not reflect the opinions of The Seattle Times.