A Walk in the Swamp

No, we didn’t go for a walk through our nation’s capital. We visited the Bird Rookery Swamp Trails, a part of the land held by the Corkscrew Regional Ecosystem Watershed (CREW) trust. This reserve is off Immokalee Road south of the better known Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary run by the Audubon Society. What a wonderful walk, although we did just a […]

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Skittish in the Everglades

We got up early to drive into the Everglades of southern Florida before sunrise. Julie and I wanted to see the sun rise over a little piece of the saw tooth prairies that cover much of the 1.5 million acres of this shallow river making its way to the ocean. As dawn lit the sky we realized there were clouds […]

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Tricolored Heron

Every time I go through my photos I took at the Venice Rookery last week, I chuckle when I come to this one of a Tri-colored Heron. I wanted to share this photo with the hope that it brings a smile to you, too. AND – It is just begging for a caption; I’d like to know what one you […]

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