Nature Videos Category
A Morning Surprise: Village Weaver!
Posted on September 27, 2014 Leave a Comment
I had plans to go birding this morning but I woke up too late. As I was puttering around the kitchen, making coffee, I was complaining to myself about sleeping in. I decided to put a positive spin on my attitude and said to myself “you know what, you were meant to stay here because […]
Mama Barred Owl Preening Chick
Posted on June 26, 2014 Leave a Comment
Spotted these two at the Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary last month. Aren’t they a sweet pair?
Just another day on the lake…
Posted on February 19, 2014 Leave a Comment
With me and the Great Blue Heron in a battle of wits!
White-winged Doves at Feeder
Posted on February 14, 2014 Leave a Comment
Are you all participating in the Great Backyard Bird Count this weekend? I did my count today, bird watching from my patio, under a blanket because it was cold down here in South Florida! I watched for 70 minutes and saw 20 species for a total of 64 individual birds. I counted 10 muscovy ducklings […]
Starlings & a Boat-tailed Grackle
Posted on November 4, 2013 Leave a Comment
European Starlings join a single Boat-tailed Grackle up on some wires near Loxahatchee Wildlife Refuge.
Red-bellied Woodpecker at Feeder
Posted on November 3, 2013 Leave a Comment
A red-bellied woodpecker enjoys a peanut butter suet cake at a feeder in my yard.
Posted on October 31, 2013 Leave a Comment
My cat Sookie spotted this Great Egret hunting lizards in my front yard.
Sunrise 10.28.2013 with a Red-shouldered Hawk
Posted on October 28, 2013 Leave a Comment
I woke up before the sun rose. Not on purpose mind you, but I just couldn’t fall back asleep. So I made a cup of coffee and went out to the patio to watch the sunrise over the lake. As the sun was coming up I could hear a lot of warbler noise but I […]
Parking Lot Grackles
Posted on October 19, 2013 Leave a Comment
Someone left a sandwich and some fruit for the Boat-tailed Grackles. Love how the female holds her ground!
Posted on October 15, 2013 Leave a Comment
Not the steadiest hand, but check out how fast this Lineated Woodpecker I spotted in Costa Rica picks ants off the palm tree: