Tag: great blue heron

Flickers and Crows

I put up our bird feeder again recently. I had it up when we first moved into this house, but the birds kept flying into the windows, so I took it down. I recently put it up on the deck in the front yard,… Continue Reading “Flickers and Crows”

Life

I am not asking Regis to review this post ahead of time, because he would probably not like the post. Regis bought a boat that is in Pensacola ,Florida. He moved it to a working marina, which means you can’t stay on the boat.… Continue Reading “Life”

Sunrise

It has been a couple weeks since we posted. We have had a lot on our plates. Yesterday and this morning were our best photo opportunities. Last evening, we went to the Guana-Tolomato-Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve in search of a reddish egret that… Continue Reading “Sunrise”

Kayaking the Guana River

Today I went with a couple friends to kayak on the Guana River. We left from the boat launch at the dam a little after 9:00 in the morning. The tide was going out, so we had an easy outward run. There was no… Continue Reading “Kayaking the Guana River”

Sweetwater Wetlands

Regis and I left Dart behind and went to Sweetwater Wetlands in Gainesville, Florida on our second day of camping in Starke, Florida. The wetlands were created to improve the water quality of wetlands in Paynes Prairie and the Floridan Aquifer. It is an… Continue Reading “Sweetwater Wetlands”

Ibis Highway

We have a wonderful campsite right on the water where we can watch the sunset.  We spent most of this morning sitting on our private deck and watching the wildlife activity.  We saw lots of Ibis flying by from left to right and right… Continue Reading “Ibis Highway”