Monday, January 15, 2018

ST. MARKS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE

We were in Tallahassee for the weekend and I got down to St. Marks NWR on Saturday morning.  It was cold and windy, but the wildlife still showed up.


Pintail males

Redhead

St. Marks Lighthouse

 Scaup

Canvasback

Hooded Merganser females

Northern Shoveler pair

 Redheads

Belted Kingfisher



Pintails




Bald Eagle

Killdeer

Ring-necked Ducks

 Redheads


Scaup

American Wigeon and American Coot

Bald Eagle

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

ORLANDO WETLANDS PARK & MERRITT ISLAND NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE

We went on a walk around the Orlando Wetland Park and a drive around Black Point Wildlife drive on Sunday.  Both locations didn't disappoint. Started out with a Bald Eagle, had eagles in the middle and finished up with an eagle.

Orlando Wetlands Park

 Bald Eagle

Sunrise

 Sandhill Crane


Tree Swallows

Black Vulture

Purple Gallinule






Bald Eagles sharing a fish


Glossy Ibis fighting over dominance

Great Egret

Green Heron

Common Gallinule

Palm Warbler

Anhinga

Limpkin

Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

Killdeer

Belted Kingfisher male

 Wood Stork

Reddish Egret


Roseate Spoonbills

 Glossy Ibis





Roseate Spoonbills

Bald Eagle