Tag: snake

Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake, Finally

We have been in Florida for six years and the place is full of snakes. Yet, we have never seen an eastern diamondback rattlesnake. Regis was at the Guana-Tomoto-Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve (GTM NERR) today and was looking to photograph a spider and… Continue Reading “Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake, Finally”

Interesting Couple of Wildlife Days

We have been out and about with our cameras the last couple days and have found some interesting wildlife pictures. I want to start with a picture of my favorite blue jay. I raised this little one as a volunteer with the Ark Wildlife… Continue Reading “Interesting Couple of Wildlife Days”

Cottonmouth

I ran out of mealworms on Sunday for the released baby birds. When I brought the bowl out Monday morning with other food, they were not pleased. Sweetie (the mockingbird) left. Topaz (the blue jay) spit the food out and begged for something else.… Continue Reading “Cottonmouth”

Rat Snake

I need to make a correction to an earlier post. I said we had a Rat Snake/Corn Snake in the house. We had a corn snake in the house. Rat Snakes are different snakes. I am working to learn Florida snakes and need to… Continue Reading “Rat Snake”

Snake in the House

Pretty cool! We had a snake in our house this evening. I’m pretty sure it was a corn snake. I knew it wasn’t a venomous snake, so I took the time to take a photo. Regis wanted to get it out of the house… Continue Reading “Snake in the House”

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… Continue Reading “Baby Alligators”