12/26/2022 The Pond, Big Talbot SP, FL: American Avocet and Bonaparte’s Gull (ad, juv.) flocks were feeding in great light.
12/26/2022 Hugenot Memorial Park, JAX, FL: Christmas Bird Count: American Oystercatcher , Piping Plover , Red Knot , and a Black-bellied Plover having a tasty bite.
12/26/2022: Hugenot Memorial Park, JAX, FL: Christmas Bird Count: Osprey , Sanderling , Laughing Gull , Brown Pelican , Forster’s Tern , Ruddy Turnstone , White-crowned Sparrow , Savannah Sparrow , Red-breasted Merganser , and a Ruby-crowned Kinglet .
12/26/2022: Hugenot Memorial Park, JAX, FL: Christmas Bird Count: Hundreds of Black Skimmers – our pics cannot do them justice – so cool!
12/5/22 to 12/24/22 Amelia Island and Area, FL: Merry Christmas and may His light shine in us all. The weather was a bit cold for this Brown Pelican duo. Also: Eastern Bluebird , Eastern Phoebe , a lone American Pipit , Pine Warbler , Great Egret , Red-bellied Woodpecker , Forster’s Tern , Ring-billed Gull , and a Willet feeding at dawn along with some fun sunrise pics .