Peggy C's photos with the Cormorants

Quiet through the trees ..

Quiet through the trees ..
- through Spanish Moss draped on the branches
- to reflections in the lake
- peaceful image
- until the Pelicans fly in !
- then, it is chaos.....

- from the Archives / Florida US


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Added on January  7, 2012

Falling waters ..

Falling waters ..
- chaotic Cormorant convention
- watched
- by a statue-like
- Wood Stork
- with sun and shadows
- falling upon his feathers

SOOC

[cropped for size]

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Added on March  6, 2012

Permission to land ...

Permission to land ...
- ready to set down
- Egret came out of a sky full of flying wildlife
- they really needed a Control Tower

- take with Canon PowerShot A630

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Added on December  9, 2011

on the dock . .

on the dock . .
Cormorants trying to cool off on a hot day -
all was quiet -
no splashes in the lake -
even the Cormorants, a vocal bird -
were too busy cooling off -
gazing across the lake -
seeing a Florida blue sky -
with those 'white puffy thingys', Stefan -
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Added on September  7, 2012

Moms with feathers . .

Moms with feathers . .
- at the Rookery - The Alphabet Site for the letter 'R'
- Moms of various sizes
- with feathers
- different ages of chicks
- Another Link in the Chain

for: Digital Photography School
#DPSMOTHERS
.. Weekly Challenge

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Added on May 17, 2012

Cormorant Penthouse ..

Cormorant Penthouse ..
- tree tops with leaves
- some without
- curves and twists
- make great places
- to watch
- to nest
- or just fly by
- perhaps headed below
- to get a fresh catch ?

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Added on May 14, 2012

Shapes of feathers ..

Shapes of feathers ..
many of these are familiar to me ..
Cormorant
Anhinga
Wood stork
Roseate Spoonbill
but -
left bottom corner -
any idea ?
this is as clear a shot as was taken ..
have checked them all ..

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Added on May 13, 2012

The Godfather . .

The Godfather   .  .
Wood Stork on watch -
rarely moved -
kept guard over the group on the right -
this is only part of the rookery -

and -
yes, this is one time -
wish the lens could capture more -

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Added on May 12, 2012

directions ?

directions ?
.. don't ask these guys
.. either left per the Gull
.. or right according to the Cormorants
.. ask ten people directions
.. to get from point A to point B
.. just might get 10 different versions

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Added on March  4, 2013

Wood Storks ..

Wood Storks ..
- only a couple of Wood Storks here
- but, the Rookery is full of them
- a noisy.. chatty place
- all the young want food
- Cormorant young are quite vocal, too
- NOW ! NOW is the time for food ..

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Added on May 18, 2013

Link - one aerial nest to multi aerial nests ..

Link - one aerial nest to multi aerial nests ..
only part.. Another Link in the Chain .. one nest to multiple nests
of the Rookery ..
Wood stork nests ..
Cormorants ..
Anhingas ..
Snowy Egrets ..

haven't seen Herons or Roseatte Spoonbills -- yet ..
been digitally trackin…
Added on May 23, 2013