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Visiting my favorite pier groupies.

A few of the regulars at the pier; the famous great blue heron/great egret hybrid, a ruddy turnstone, a reddish egret, lots of snowy egrets always looking for a handout and great blue heron and reddish egret fighting over space … Continue reading

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Looks like a postcard

A few more pictures from our vacation in Sanibel Island in southeast Florida.  All were taken from my beach chair, which was steps away from our condo. We went in late September and it was perfect.  Sunny skies and very … Continue reading

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Is summer over yet?

Not for us down here in central Florida. September is one of the hottest months because we usually don’t get the afternoon summer rains to cool down.  It’s a perfect time to start heading back to the beach since most … 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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Storms coming to Fort Desoto – Skywatch Friday

Up at the north beach lagoon, he was trying to get bait fish. With no success in the lagoon, he went over to the gulf. I never did see him catch anything. I don’t know if his form is bad … Continue reading

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Big boats and bikers – Skywatch Friday

By the time I got to the park, the sun was already up high. It was filtered by the clouds. A brighter shot but with more clouds. Not sure what’s going on here. Were they watering the water??? Maybe they … Continue reading

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