Tag Archives: Florida County Parks

~Osprey~

Soaring, among the clouds,

riding, wind currants higher and higher,

circling, looking for prey,

gliding, enjoying theĀ hunt,

diving, for the kill.

Soaring
Soaring

Photo taken at The Celery Fields in Sarasota, Florida

 

Lunch time
Lunch time
"Why are you watching me eat my lunch?"
“Why are you watching me eat my lunch?”
"I'am not sharing!"
“I’am not sharing!”

Photos taken near Rainbow Springs State Park inĀ Dunnellon, Florida

 

Nice catch!
Nice catch!

Photo taken Fort De Soto CountyĀ Park in Tierra Verde, Florida

 

Sharing with Michelle at Nature’s Notes

http://ramblingwoods.com/2015/01/12/nature-notes-294will-my-grandson-ever-be-able-to-help-me-raise-monarch-butterflies/

 

 

~Fort De Soto County Park – White Ibis~

Going back to the Fort to show you some White Ibis….

 

"Come with us and we will show you our home."
“Come with us and we will show you our home.”
Wait just a sec, while I eat my crab."
“Wait just a sec, while I eat my crab.”

 

"This is where we like to fish."
“This is where we like to fish. Its called North Beach.”

 

"I'am getting a sip of water."
“I’am getting a sip of water.”

 

"Do you see the Gulf of Mexico in the distance?"
“Do you see the Gulf of Mexico in the distance?”

 

"Do you know these people?"
“Do you know these people?” (We took a bike ride from the campground to North Beach one day.)

 

"Okay, you may go home now."
“Okay, you may go back to your RVĀ now.”

 

Until next time…..Ā 

~Fort De Soto County Park-A few Shorebirds~


Willet

Willet
Willet and Foster’s Tern
Early Morning Light
Early Morning Light
Guf Fishing
Guf Fishing
Willet
Taking a moment

Black-bellied Plover

Black-bellied Plover
Black-bellied Plover
Black-bellied Plover
Black-bellied Plover
Black-bellied Plover
Black-bellied Plover

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone
Ruddy Turnstone
Ruddy Turnstone
Ruddy Turnstone

Semipalmated Plover

A new one for me! Not the sharpest photos of these guys; they never stand still!

Semipalmated Plover
Semipalmated Plover
Semipalmated Plover
Semipalmated Plover

The Gulf Shore

The Shore
The Shore