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“Don’t play with your food.”

I was driving through the parking lot heading to the fishing pier and I saw this guy over by a new rain puddle. He’s the rare great egret/great blue heron hybrid that’s been hanging out at the park for a … Continue reading

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“Irma”geddon

We were very lucky to have survived hurricane Irma with little damage. Many of my friends did not have power for up to 7 days after the storm and many areas in south Florida including the Keys suffered a lot … Continue reading

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“They paved paradise and put a parking lot”

Late in the afternoon, all of the deer were napping deep in the woods.  I could see a few of them from the boardwalk but they were trying to hide. A little blue heron walking around near the boardwalk. A … Continue reading

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Little critters at Bok Tower Gardens

There were Kermits in all of the fountains at the Gardens. You have to sneak up on them or they will jump in the water and hide if they see you.  I took the above with my 300mm lens so … Continue reading

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Beauties and some beasts.

I saw this little froggie hopping around near the boardwalk. I rarely see them at all in the parks much less see them hop.  They usually hide pretty well. Then I realized it was because this guy was heading towards … Continue reading

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Things in my yard and neighborhood

I went for an after dinner walk and found this duck family in the pond near my house. I’ve been seeing this pretty creme mallard for a while now.  I saw the family recently and the babies were getting big. … Continue reading

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Usual stuff at Chesnut Park

Not many birds at the park in early May. Plenty of deer though. And other usual critters. The grasshoppers were everywhere. This frog was living in the clogged water fountain. A few things from my walk at Chesnut Park in … Continue reading

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Saturday morning walk at Circle B Bar Reserve

The moon was still up when I got to the park that morning. Plants and bugs along the trail. The usual gator and turtles. Little critters (the frog was in the bathroom). This was the first time I have seen … Continue reading

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“I don’t like spiders and snakes.”

You gotta look up as well as down when walking the trails. This guy was hanging over my head. I think it’s a harmless black racer. Does he think I can’t see him behind that stick? A pretty silk orb … Continue reading

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A squirrel and a frog

Not sure what this warbler is. Too pale to be a yellow warbler. Could be a first year of some type? No real markings on it. It was the only warbler I saw that morning at the end of September. … Continue reading

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