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Fakahatchee Strand

I ended my photo trip day in Fakahatchee Strand Preserve. This is one of the wildest areas left in Florida. It has panthers, bear, Everglades mink, Gators and lots of snakes. I found 8 snakes and a Glass lizard here. 1 Black Racer, 4 Banded water snakes, 1 Brown Water […]

Carolina Mantis (1)
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Another day, another trip to the Circle B Bar Reserve. Today was off to a slow start. I had covered about 2/3 of the trails I was going to cover this morning (little over 5 miles total) and hadn’t seen much beyond the normal wading birds and some alligators. At […]

Crested Caracara with Roadkill Opossum
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Kenansville Area

The Kenansville area, south of Kissimmee, Florida is a great area for Florida wildlife and especially for birds. I spent the morning out there today and got quite a few pics I am happy with. I saw at least 4 Bald Eagles including 2 on or near nests. There were […]

Great Blue Heron Swallowing Black Crappie 1
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Circle B Again

Have I mentioned that I enjoy visiting the Circle B Bar Reserve. I was back for my fourth trip in the last month and a half. This time my oldest daughter Lindsay went with me which was nice. Highlights besides the usual gators and wading birds were a Painted Bunting […]

Northern Cardinal
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Back to the Circle B Bar

Took another trip back to the Circle B Bar Reserve this week.  I was not as lucky on this visit.  For me the highlights this time were again some nice spiders and webs with dew, a beautiful cardinal, and a great blue heron trying to eat an eel.  The eel […]