My First Bufflehead at the Circle B Bar Reserve

November 26, 2011 - This Eastern Phoebe posed for me on the Marsh Rabbit Run trail.... Bird Species List (39 total): American Bittern, American Coot, American Wigeon, Anhinga, Bald Eagle, Belted Kingfisher, Black-Bellied Whistling Duck, Blue-Gray Gnatcatcher, Blue-Winged Teal, Boat-tailed Grackle, Bufflehead, Common Gallinule, Double-Crested Cormorant, Eastern Meadowlark (heard), Eastern Phoebe, Gadwall, Glossy Ibis,…... Read more

I Love This Time of Year at Circle B!

October 24, 2011 - But I did get a nice parting shot of an Eastern Phoebe.... Bird Species List (29 total): American Coot, Anhinga, Bald Eagle, Baltimore Oriole, Black-Bellied Whistling Duck, Blue Jay, Blue-Gray Gnatcatcher, Blue-Winged Teal, Boat-tailed Grackle, Common Gallinule, Common Yellowthroat, Double-Crested Cormorant, Eastern Phoebe, Glossy Ibis, Gray Catbird, Great Blue Heron,…... Read more

Eastern Phoebe

Seeing is Believing: There Really are Otters at the Circle B Bar Reserve!

November 14, 2010 - First Rays of Light At the intersection between Heron Hideout and Marsh Rabbit Run, an Eastern Phoebe posed high in a tree.... Eastern Phoebe On a neighboring tree, a Red-Bellied Woodpecker was digging into a small hole.... Yellow Flower Marsh Panorama Species list: Anhinga, American Coot, Bald Eagle, Belted Kingfisher,…... Read more

Eastern Phoebe

More Winter Birds Have Arrived at the Circle B Bar Reserve

November 12, 2010 - Boat-tailed Grackle An Eastern Phoebe didn't see me and landed right up close.... Eastern Phoebe It's fun to see the winter birds coming back!... Species list: Anhinga, American Coot, Bald Eagle, Belted Kingfisher, Black-Bellied Whistling Duck, Blue-Gray Gnatcatcher, Blue-Winged Teal, Common Moorhen, Common Yellowthroat, Double-Crested Cormorant, Eastern Phoebe, Glossy Ibis,…... Read more

Eastern Phoebe

Windy Morning at the Circle B Bar Reserve

November 7, 2010 - Blue Gray Gnatcatcher Eastern Phoebes made themselves heard all throughout the marsh.... Eastern Phoebe As we neared the end of Marsh Rabbit Run and turned onto Wading Bird Way, there were a bunch of Wood Storks that flew overhead.... Species list: Anhinga, American Coot, American Crow, Bald Eagle, Black-Bellied Whistling…... Read more

Happy Hallo-wren at the Circle B Bar Reserve

November 1, 2010 - This was my best shot: Double-Crested Cormorant This Eastern Phoebe repeatedly called "Phoebe!... Eastern Phoebe We walked down Marsh Rabbit Run in search of the baby whistling ducks.... Baby Black-Bellied Whistling Ducks Species list: Anhinga, American Coot, Bald Eagle, Belted Kingfisher, Black-Bellied Whistling Duck, Blue-Gray Gnatcatcher, Blue-Winged Teal, Boat-Tailed Grackle,…... Read more

Eastern Phoebe

Lots of Birds at the Circle B Bar Reserve

October 24, 2010 - There were Eastern Phoebes everywhere at the Circle B Bar Reserve this morning.... Eastern Phoebe After Al and several other people saw a Cuckoo during this past week, we headed out to see if we could find it too.... Glossy Ibis Species list: Anhinga, American Coot, Bald Eagle, Belted Kingfisher,…... Read more

Eastern Phoebe

Lots of Little Birds at the Circle B Bar Reserve

October 10, 2010 - Pied-Billed Grebe The Eastern Phoebes were out in full force.... Eastern Phoebe I was surprised, and thrilled, to see three more Indigo Buntings high in the treetops on Marsh Rabbit Run this weekend.... House Wren singing Species list: Anhinga, Bald Eagle, Belted Kingfisher, Black-Bellied Whistling Duck, Black-Crowned Night Heron, Blue-Gray…... Read more

Limpkins feasting on apple snails

February 7, 2010 - Limpkin eating Apple Snail This eastern phoebe posed nicely for Dyeyo and me over by the visitor center, as we walked back from looking at the eagle's nest.  It's hard to photograph the phoebe - his combination of light and dark feathers is hard to expose properly.  I think I…... Read more

Fifth Anniversary – Callaway Gardens

June 5, 2009 - Ruby-throated hummingbird Painted lady butterfly Male Bluebird Female bluebird Blue Grosbeak House finches Eastern phoebe Great Blue Heron Female Summer Tanager Eastern Towhee Daddy and Baby Canadian Goose family Canadian Goose babies Brown thrasher Song Sparrow Giant Swallowtail Discovery Center Discovery Center birdfeeders Hummingbird garden Great blue heron reflection... Read more

Callaway Gardens – Summer 2008

August 25, 2008 - ...After two years of talking about it, Rich and I finally made it to Callaway Gardens…and thanks to Tropical Storm Fay, it rained the whole time we were there! But I saw my first hummingbirds, we were pleasantly surprised to run into some of our FL winter bird friends, and two of the butterflies in […] Read more