Recent photographs

A wild lupine blooms in Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary near Naples, Fla.

An anhinga rests above Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary near Naples, Fla.

Wild lupine plants bloom in Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary near Naples, Fla.

An anhinga perches in Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary near Naples, Fla.

A water lily is reflected in the water at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, Naples, Fla.

A broad-leaf arrowhead blooms in Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary near Naples, Fla.

A Great Egret stands on its nest in Six Mile Cypress Slough, Fort Myers, Fla.

A Great Egret checks its eggs (the light blue patch in the nest) in Six Mile Cypress Slough, Fort Myers, Fla.

A Yellow-bellied Sapsucker clings to a tree in Six Mile Cypress Slough, Fort Myers, Fla.

A limpkin perches on a branch in Six Mile Cypress Slough, Fort Myers, Fla.

A limpkin takes a look from a brach in Six Mile Cypress Slough, Fort Myers, Fla.

A limpkin stands in the morning sun in Six Mile Cypress Slough, Fort Myers, Fla.

A Green Heron stands above the water in Six Mile Cypress Slough, Fort Myers, Fla.

A Green Heron leans toward the water in Six Mile Cypress Slough, Fort Myers, Fla.

A Green Heron climbs to the top of its perch in Six Mile Cypress Slough, Fort Myers, Fla.

A turtle takes a break from eating a lily flower in Six Mile Cypress Slough, Fort Myers, Fla.

A Great Blue Heron rests on a log in Six Mile Cypress Slough, Fort Myers, Fla.

10.07.21 update

I’ve added a variety of photos taken in parks in Florida.

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