Birding · Florida Attractions

The Great Blue Heron

This magnificent bird flew over us while we were on an afternoon paddle out at Blue Springs State Park. I observed him from my Kayak where he landed just a few feet away. I was captivated as he snatched a fish from beneath the lily pads and had himself some lunch. Spending a few moments… Continue reading The Great Blue Heron

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Blue Springs State Park

Not only do snowbirds return to Florida in the winter but so do the Manatees. One of their favorite spots when the weather cools down is in Blue Springs where the water remains a constant 72 degrees from the millions of gallons of fresh water that continually flow up into the spring. That first evening… Continue reading Blue Springs State Park