Tag Archives: Jonathan Dickinson State Park

~A few birds…

While traveling in Florida I have seen a few birds. I haven’t had much opportunity for birding, because the weather has been so rainy with high winds. The rain and wind has to end at some point!

Jonathan Dickinson State Park…

Loggerhead Shrike
Loggerhead Shrike
Blue Jay
Blue Jay

The Villages…

~~Okay, name this caption~~
Ring-billed Gull
What big feet you have Mr. Coot.
American Coot
"What do you think he is looking at?"
Great Egret

Eastbank Campground…

Pied-billed Grebe


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Viewing nature with Eileen

Prairie Birder




~A Feather~

Adorning the woodland, a lone feather,

causing a pleasant shiver.

Caught in the filtering light, 

no longer aiding in flight.

An image to whom it belonged,

whispers her melody of song.

The feathers purpose has not ended,

lining a nest for another, how splendid.

A Feather
A Feather


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~Osprey and a nest invader?~

what creature

upset my future

by inhabiting this nest

I did my best

in building my home

 it’s not on loan

you don’t belong

undo this wrong

Could it be an Owl?
Could it be an Owl? Perhaps a Great Horned Owl!
A Big One
A Big One
A Nice Landing

Until next time….


Fly Silently and Carry a Big Stick


Sharing with Eileen at Viewing Nature with Eileen for Saturday’s Critters



~Photos from Jonathan Dickinson State Park~

A few photos taken at Jonathan Dickinson State Park, Hobe Sound, Florida

Pine Warbler
Pine Warbler searching for bugs in a scarred tree
A Palm Shaddow stalks our site.
A Palm Shaddow stalks our site
Loxahatchee River
Loxahatchee River
Swim, Canoe, Kayak, Fish, Boat, in the Loxahatchee River
Swim, Canoe, Kayak, Fish, Boat, in the Loxahatchee River
"What do you see when you look at this cloud formation?"
“What do you see when you look at this cloud formation?”
Morning Discussion
Morning Discussion
A Snack
An Osprey enjoying a snack

Until Next Time, Enjoy Each Day…

The Ending of Another Day
The Ending of Another Day


Sharing with Michelle at Nature Notes






~An Old Barbed Wire Fence~

Theresa, I am so excited to share a “Good Fence” post. I took these photos Sunday at Jonathan Dickinson State Park near Hobe Sound, Florida.

It looks like a very old barbed wire fence. Sitting proudly on the fence post is a Loggerhead Shrike.

Loggerhead Shrike
Loggerhead Shrike



Sharing with Theresa at Good Fences


Until next time…

An old barbed-wire fence
An old barbed-wire fence