Little birds on the beach.

Lots of oystercatchers at the north beach at Fort Desoto. Including the first one that has the TO bands on his legs. I have pictures of him as far back as 2011.

A ruddy turnstone still in his summer feathers.

Two little plovers. A piping plover on top and a semipalmated plover on the bottom.

A mom and juvenile sandwich tern.

An almost grown black skimmer taking a break on the sand.

Pelicans resting on the shore.

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Early April at Fort Desoto

Pretty flowers on the trail to the beach.

A few of the usual birds on the beach.

I looked back as I was leaving the parking lot and saw the cardinal checking himself out on my side mirror.

A northern parula was the only bird in the woods in early April.

An osprey checking me out.

A pelican flying by and a common bird soaring over the beach in the summer, a frigatebird.

The storm clouds were moving in at Fort Desoto.

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Shorebirds at Fort Desoto


Dowitchers taking a nap.


Wilson’s plover not much taller than the grass.


The sandwich terns are back on the beach for a while.


Juvenile sandwich tern.


Semipalmated plover.


Dowitcher cruising by.


Gotta itch.


He’s so cute!


Laughing gull missing a foot.


Willet trying to be cute.


A very young black skimmer taking a nap.

Same ole thing on the beach in late August.

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