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Early start to spring migration

My first ovenbird, hiding deep in the bushes. My first Louisiana Waterthrush at the fountain. An unidentified bird on the top. Any ideas?  The 2nd one is a Cape May Warbler. Eastern kingbird high up in the tree. A blurry … 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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Lettuce Lake Park in August

Tiny critters at the park. Creepy critters at the park. Pesky squirrels at the park (I don’t know who thought that was a “Squirrel proof” feeder. It was hanging next to the nature center.) Pretty prothonotary warblers at the park. … Continue reading

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In the backyard this spring.

Moth on the screen. A green heron was preening on my neighbor’s sailboat mast. A house sparrow family living in our dock. This was the 2nd set of babies they had this spring. As they grow up, they hang around … Continue reading

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It’s getting hot out there

Beautiful glossy ibis with the sun shining on his breeding feathers. A grackle staring at something in the water. Woody in the woods. A common yellowthroat warbler hiding in the bushes. Most of the warblers are gone now and are … Continue reading

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Better than a candy store.

One of my favorite things we did in Key West was going to the Key West Butterfly Conservatory. I’ve been to several butterfly gardens but this was the first time I had been in a butterfly house. Butterflies were everywhere … Continue reading

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Bored waiting for a flycatcher to show up.

Tiny butterfly at Fort Desoto. Teeny tiny things flying around. There were lots of weird looking plants. Spiky plant. Moth on a flower. Up close. These moths were everywhere. I think these are sea grapes (although I wouldn’t eat them). … Continue reading

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Disappointing visit to Medard Park

Some type of moth on the leaves. Leftovers. Some animal lost his meal on the boardwalk. There was a pile of half digested berries. The moths were chowing down. Up close. A black bellied whistling duck in Florida in July! … Continue reading

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