Sunrise at Fort De Soto

April 23, 2011 - Reddish Egret with nesting material The Willets kept posing for me and I kept photographing them, loving the nice portraits that they made against the blue water.... Willet I know the Black-Bellied Plovers are pretty common at Fort De Soto, but this was the closest I've been to photographing one…... Read more

Sunset at Fort De Soto

April 22, 2011 - Long-Billed Curlew As we walked along the shore we came across several Willets.  I liked to photograph them, as they almost always hung around by themselves, making bird portraits quite easy.  I chuckled to myself as other photographers passed me; I don't get over to Fort De Soto often enough…... Read more

My First Trip to Fort De Soto

September 4, 2010 - The first bird to meet me was this Willet, who was moving in and out of the surf in search of his breakfast.... Willet The one bird that I did recognize this morning was the Laughing Gull, who also visits Circle B in the wintertime.  I've never seen a male…... Read more