Mara Dowaliby, 17, was crowned queen of the 125th Astoria Regatta at the Liberty Theatre on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019. The annual Regatta festival selects a queen from royalty and celebrates the history and heritage of Astoria, Ore. (The Astorian)
A monsoon approaches over the Tonlé Sap river, home to a floating village, outside of Siem Reap, Cambodia on Thursday, July 7, 2016.
Bruce McCune, a lichenologist and professor at Oregon State University, analyzes a sample of fruticose lichen through a small eye piece at Lewis and Clark National Historical Park on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. McCune and other lichenologists travelled to survey more species of lichen on the national park's grounds.