When thinking of a bird that could represent Halloween I think of vultures. Crows or ravens would be scarier but I didn’t come across those recently. On a day off in September I headed down an hour from my house to Myakka River State Park. I had not been in over a year and wasn’t expecting to find much there in September but I wanted to get out of the house. I found a little obscure trail that led to a dead end with a small dock across the river. The roof of the dock was covered in vultures and there were more nearby on the ground. I think there had been a dead alligator in the area. They were looking at me very curiously, probably wondering what I was doing in their spot.
Up close. This one has a small boo boo on his face.
On the ground next to the trail.
Taken with my phone, you could see how close they were.
I was keeping an eye on this guy right below me in the water.
good choices for this spooky holiday!!
Yes, the vultures do have a scary look to them. Perfect for Halloween! Neat shot of the gator.
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They are perfect for this holiday! We have the Ravens around our house all the time. And how about that gator…great photo! Enjoy your weekend!