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The annual visit to the manatees

One of the fun outdoor things to do when my sisters are here for Christmas is to drive over to the Tampa Electric Company to see the manatees. 200 more words

Florida Animals

Southern Grace

I’d forgotten, in the three years since I left Louisiana, how wonderful and graceful the South can be.

Every single receptionist takes the time to ask how I am, and instead of simply engaging in the business of scheduling an appointment or taking a payment, they genuinely want to know how my day is going.   158 more words

Week 3 - #A5 Seasonal

“Snowbirds” are seasonal, so I thought why not share a picture of some actual feathered friends who are just that.  The white pelicans “winter” in Florida;  they arrive in the fall and depart in the spring.  72 more words

52 Week Photo Challenge

Salton Sea Shorebirds~


Snowy Egret hunting for dinner,


plunges his beak,

and pulls out a fish!

Night Herons, White Faced Ibis, Snowy Egrets and Great White Herons, block my path! 79 more words

MY PHOTOGRAPHS

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Shore birds from Cindy Knoke

Salton Sea Shorebirds~


Snowy Egret hunting for dinner,


plunges his beak,

and pulls out a fish!

Night Herons, White Faced Ibis, Snowy Egrets and Great White Herons, block my path! 79 more words

MY PHOTOGRAPHS

Big Birds at the Lake Part 2

The White Pelicans with the accompanying Double Crested Cormorant flock has been here on the rapidly shrinking Lake Paradise in The Villages, FL, for several days. 107 more words

Birds

Visiting Big Birds on the Lake: Sandhill Cranes

Flocks of Sandhill Cranes, White Pelicans and Wood Storks have recently visited our little neighborhood park lake (Paradise Lake) here in The Villages, FL.  Because we have had so little rainfall, the lake has rapidly been shrinking and the fishing seems to be the big draw for the migratory wading and water birds! 112 more words

Birds