Monthly Archives: November 2016

A Very Unusual Find At The Bashakill

This morning went to the Bashakill to meet Karen Miller for some birding before the rain started. I immediately did a double take when I reached the bridge and looked off to my right to see a pair of BLACK … Continue reading

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Pine Lake Preserve

Today was my last full day to bird in Florida this fall so I had to choose where to go for a wrap up. I decided not to go far, resting up a bit for the journey home. Pine Lake … Continue reading

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J. N. “Ding” Darling NWR Sanibel Island

This morning I birded the above location. It was a really nice morning with quite a few good birds. The highlights of the 35 species I saw were two ROSEATE SPOONBILLS and about three dozen AMERICAN PELICANS. There were only … Continue reading

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Harns Marsh

Yesterday I birded Harns Marsh. This is always a fabulous birding location and you never know what you might find. I had 41 species here yesterday with a couple of surprises. My best birds were an AMERICAN BITTERN and a … Continue reading

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Estero Bay Preserve

After taking a couple of days off from birding, I headed out to Estero Bay Preserve to try for some new birds. Last year when I visited this spot I had missed some birds and was hoping to pick them … Continue reading

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Siesta Key Terns

In follow up to my Cayenne Tern post: There has been considerable discussion about the two terns found on Siesta Key on Thursday and Friday, but not relocated since. Many photos were obtained of both birds and Thursdays bird has … Continue reading

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One Good Tern!…………Or is it?

This morning I birded Pine Lake Preserve in Bontia Beach. I had a great morning. I retuned home for lunch and casually checked the Florida Rare Bird alerts in Ebird. I found that an Elegant Tern had been found and … Continue reading

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