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Common Black Hawk

You usually have to visit Big Bend National Park to see these guys in Texas, but in Belize, they were everywhere!


Fish sticks for dinner - Skywatch Friday

When I stopped at the black skimmer colony in early July, I was lucky enough to have come right at dinner time. The parents were busy flying in with tiny fish to feed the babies. 113 more words

Bird Photography

Bully Ninjas - the Tiny Rufous Hummingbird

A fellow ranger and I were discussing the constant quarreling at the hummingbird feeders by the newly arrived rufous hummingbirds.  Emily said they reminded her of the fighters in “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.”  They can fly so fast you can’t keep track of where they’ve gone.   295 more words


Killdeer in Flight


I had the most enjoyable and successful day today. I photographed so many different things… flowers, birds. landscapes, and a few long exposures. 38 more words


Merganser Ducklings (Three photographs, a new Gallery and a Word about selecting photographs)

To view the gallery of these photographs please click on: Merganser

Everybody loves ducklings and the mergansers are cute. The main challenge is that they tend to be hidden by their mothers in their early days or are easily frightened. 175 more words


Little Greenie In Action

Yesterday evening we were watching this green heron fishing in the salt marsh during low tide. Green herons are compact, active, and very intelligent birds that are also quite skilled at hunting down a meal. 102 more words

Wildlife Photography