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My once a year walk around Kapok Park

I had not been to Kapok Park in over a year.  Not much had changed at this tiny park in the middle of a neighborhood. There wasn’t many birds there.  Every once in a while something fairly rare turns up … Continue reading

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Random things at a craft show

All of the above are permanently injured birds that live at McGough Nature Park . They were at the Craft show greeting people so everyone can learn about the birds. The hawk in the first picture was showing off his missing … Continue reading

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Critters roaming the streets

Chickens and roosters were everywhere. Roaming the streets and making noise. We happened to be there during baby chick season. I counted 6 different baby chick families along the streets. They were in empty lots, parking lots, walking down Duval … Continue reading

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A “ruff” time at the beach

I was leaving Philippe Park and heading home when I saw these two heading into the water. The park sits on the bay and the tide was low revealing a small spot of beach. The owners were throwing sticks in … Continue reading

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Big birds high up in trees.

Synchronized preening vultures. One of the parents from very far away. Last year this nest lost both babies. I never heard what had happened.  I have heard there are two again this year. Looks like a couple to me. I … Continue reading

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Four legged tourists at the beach.

“It’s hard to swim with your mouth full!” “Do I look tanner?” “Mom, can you get this sand off my nose?” “Please?” “Last one out is a rotten egg.” “I’m really am having fun.” “Mom, hold me up.” “I must … Continue reading

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