Tag: tri-colored heron

Alligator Farm Bird Counts

I count birds at the Alligator Farm with several other volunteers on a weekly basis during breeding season. It is the high point of my week to spend time with the birds and my fellow bird counters. Every week we count roseate spoonbills and… Continue Reading “Alligator Farm Bird Counts”

Hispud Cotton Rats

About a week ago, I saw a small mammal hidden in the vegetation near the marsh. I had a hard time getting a good look. A few days later, I saw it again (and a few others) and was able to get a good… Continue Reading “Hispud Cotton Rats”

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”

Butterflies, Flowers, Birds, and Reptiles

Yep, that’s a boring title but I don’t know what to say since we have quite a variety over the last two days. It’s a good thing we have two cameras since Regis went his way and I went mine. Regis took some pictures… Continue Reading “Butterflies, Flowers, Birds, and Reptiles”

St. Augustine

By Linda I think I might have a problem sitting still too long, so we recently put our house up for sale.  We plan to travel in the motor home and ultimately settle somewhere in Washington State.  Our son lives there and we’d like… Continue Reading “St. Augustine”