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Wild Turkey Zombie

So I found a wild turkey zombie on Jordan Lake yesterday.

I was out on Jordan Lake in a kayak yesterday and after a while I noticed a wild turkey feeding on insects in the sand nearby.   205 more words

Miscellaneous

Swamp thangs

“A beaver skull. Oh my gosh, it’s a beaver skull!”

I yelled to my husband half-way through our bush-whacking hike through the Jordan lake and panther creek swamp-land behind our house. 968 more words

Nature

Great Blue Heron Wind Dance

The air was so alive and strong today that even the great blue heron could not stay in one place.

I caught it as it finally quit trying to stand on the dam’s tailrace and launched into the howling wind.

Photography

new bald eagle pair

I found this pair of bald eagles, one beside the other, perched in this large pine at Jordan Lake.
They are a new pair to me…I wonder if they have a nest here or are they migrants? 10 more words

Photography

kestrel in the abstract

I was at the Jordan Lake dam today, early…very early.
This male American kestrel flashed by me.
Sky was grey, he was fast, and the sun wasn’t helping my attempted shot. 17 more words

Photography

gone tomorrow? 2 photos

Ospreys go south for the winter, some go all the way to South America.
The adults leave first in the fall and then the fledgling females. 55 more words

Photography

macro at 560mm

Sometimes the small glitter blowing in the wind catches my eye and I sneak a quick photo of a detail –

even though I have my 400mm lens with its 1.4 extender attached on my camera.

feather at 560mm

Photography