Tag Archives: wood ducks

Babies and an eagle

Wood duck babies are so cute. I found this little family at a hidden pond at the Largo Botanical Gardens in May. After walking around the gardens, I headed over to Largo Nature Preserve and found this baby limpkin following … Continue reading

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Lettuce Lake Park

The usual suspects at the lake. There wasn’t many little birds there but I did catch the above northern parula and carolina wren. A few wood ducks floating around. Teeny tiny critters along the boardwalk. Just a few things from … Continue reading

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Duck, Duck, Ibis

People come to this lake to feed the ducks and swans but it’s mostly the ibis that get fed. They fly in by the hundreds and attack the person holding the food. A few random ducks. You can always find … Continue reading

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Wood duck explosion at Lake Morton

A female wood duck with a snack. A male wood duck watching over the lake. A happy couple floating around. This couple was hanging out under a tree near the edge of the lake. She wanted to nap and he … Continue reading

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Another chapter of “So many babies, so little time”

Baby wood ducks are the cutest duck babies. They have a pretty pale face compared to the mallards which have a lot of pattern on their faces. There were several wood duck families at my favorite lake in Lakeland recently. … Continue reading

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More from Lake Morton

A young stork that looks like an old soul. Besides the swans, both geese and ducks were nesting all around the lake. Things were still getting frisky so more babies to come. A wood duck couple were sleeping on the … Continue reading

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Cutest of all duck babies.

  Sometimes when you go out expecting nothing, you get a big something. I was at the botanical gardens in Largo thinking I would not see much but moorhens and doves. I was focusing on taking pictures of flowers. As … Continue reading

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Spring walk at Circle B Bar Reserve

Yes, another purple gallinule picture. I’ve seen more this past couple of months than in the entire 5 years I’ve been looking for birds. Although, on my most recent trip to Circle B Bar Reserve, I didn’t see any so … Continue reading

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Looking for baby swans with no luck.

Black swan napping. I saw lots of swans sitting on nests. The lake is really pretty right now. It’s lined with those tall purple flowers and there are white swans floating around or sitting along the side. Kind of magical, … Continue reading

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