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Fun flying faces

Red bellied woodpecker Carolina chickadees Yellow crowned night heron My favorite little titmouses. A young mockingbird Northern parula Osprey flyby Juvenile little blue heron in a sea of green and purple. Curious baby great horned owls from high up in … Continue reading

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Babies are getting big

Another trip to Fort Desoto to see how big the baby owls had gotten. They were getting big. The sun wasn’t in my favor this morning. The owls were facing the other way. They were awake but didn’t move too … Continue reading

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If at first you don’t succeed.

One of the parents was sitting in a tree across from the babies. I turned around to see what the parent was looking at and saw this. Two fuzzballs were in the old owl’s nest. “What are you looking at … Continue reading

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Baby owls are growing up

s Short video of the baby owls looking around. Just a handful of the photogs that were at the owl’s nest on an early Sunday morning. We were all standing around waiting for them to wake up. That’s my camera … Continue reading

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Baby greats getting big.

Sleeping wet balls of fluff. They wake up. What do they see in the sky? A bird, a plane, superman? or Super Mom? The sun came out for a few minutes. “How long are we going to be stuck in … Continue reading

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Baby owls – trip #2

Another week later, I headed back down to Fort Desoto to see the baby owls. They were just a little bit bigger. It’s amazing how they blend into mom. One of the babies was just waking up. The other baby … Continue reading

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Baby owls at Fort Desoto

Walking towards the fishing pier, I saw these two osprey chasing each other. This was all I saw on the beach next to the pier. It was so windy the few laughing gulls were hunkered down together. Other shorebirds and … Continue reading

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Birds of prey on the nest at Honeymoon Island

Walking the trail at Honeymoon Island, this is a common sight. The trail is full of osprey sitting on nests. Osprey raise their babies a little later than eagles and owls. Most of the eagle and owl babies in the … Continue reading

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Baby owls and some ibis on a sunny morning – Skywatch Friday

One baby was facing me and the other one (on the right) was turned around. The older baby (on the left) was stretching her wings. This nest is so tiny. They were up against each other the whole morning. Mom … Continue reading

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Baby owls and a few other birds at Fort Desoto

Fuzzy baby owl hiding in the shade.  The little ball of fuzz next to it was it’s younger sibling. Peaking out. The two baby owls at Fort Desoto are doing well. Black bellied plover posing for me. A willet actually … Continue reading

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