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Birds in our Backyard

We’ve had bird drama in our yard recently. Some Bluebirds have been checking out the nest box, bathing in the birdbath, checking out the gourds, etc. But, I keep seeing two males and they are often fighting. I got some video below of a…

Least Terns Courting

We recently went to the beach to watch the Least Terns courting. The male brings a fish to the female. If all goes well, they consummate the relationship and start a family. As you can see in the video below, sometimes the male is…

Bellowing Alligators and Baby Birds

I went to the Alligator Farm in St. Augustine today to get video of the birds nesting in the rookery. All the birds in the video below are wild. The alligators are captive. The alligators were bellowing a lot today. I also saw a…

Baby Alligators

I went looking for baby alligators today at the GTM Reserve and I was successful. I also think I found their mom. She was keeping an eye on me. I saw an armadillo on the way to the car. I was enjoying some flowers…

Newborn Fawn

Regis noticed a newborn fawn walking near our house. This little guy can barely walk, his legs are so new. Regis decided it has to be a boy because the little fawn didn’t stay where mom left him. (These pictures and video were taken…

Alligators

By Linda I’ve been running around enjoying the Florida environment, but not bringing my camera for some of these excursions. I’ve been using my new cell phone to capture a few of the moments. I volunteer in a bunch of capacities and I’m trying…

Fiddler Crabs

by Linda The Chickadees stopped hanging around our nest box and now a Bluebird couple is hanging around. It’s been interesting. A few days ago we had a nor’easter come through. It was very rainy and windy. We needed the rain. At the tail…

Chickadees

by Linda Have patience with us. We’ve been quite busy with the move, me volunteering, and Regis starting a seasonal job. Lots of cool things have been happening, but we haven’t done a good job of capturing them. Moving forward, we hope to improve…

New House

By Linda It’s a bit crazy, but Regis, Dart, and I moved to a new house a couple miles away. This house is on the marsh. It may be under water in the near future, but so will much of the rest of Florida….

Las Vegas

By Linda I recently went to the North American Nature Photographers Association 2019 Nature Photography Summit in Las Vegas. It was a great experience. I learned a lot and met amazing people in the nature photography industry. The best part was my son and…