Turtle Attack

August 18, 2017  |  Outdoors, WildLife  |  No Comments

We visited a small preserve in Westlaco, but it was closed as it was after 5..they had a nice little pond near the visitor center and as we approached, Turtles came out of the pond towards us! We ran…LOL 

 

 

 

 

 

Red and Blue

08/17/2017  |  No Comments

Reddish Egrets and Little Blue Heron's, were all over the marsh. We also saw the Sandpiper!           

Other folks in the marsh

08/16/2017  |  No Comments

When visiting south Texas you have to be mindful of the North American Alligators..in the spring they can be a... more

Back to the islands

08/15/2017  |  No Comments

After crossing the ship Channel we put the pedal to the metal and headed way south to padre island         

Boats

08/14/2017  |  No Comments

The Ship Channel has all kinds of Boats..           

The Beauty of the Houston Ship Channel

08/11/2017  |  No Comments

Well...its interesting to cross, full of activity and ships moving in and out of the port..but for beauty? not so... more

Warblers

08/10/2017  |  No Comments

Quite possibly the toughest birds to photograph. These little song birds are almost in constant motion and in among the... more

High Island

08/09/2017  |  No Comments

Well known with Birders, its High Island..a small hill right off the gulf with tons of trees and it makes... more

Terns

08/08/2017  |  No Comments

A fairly wide variety of Terns here take off from a sand spit and re-land in a series of shots...

Fishing by the Old Pier

08/07/2017  |  No Comments

The Old Dock is Really deteriorated in the channel..this is a little road cut between the ocean and the shipping... more