Archive for April, 2016

Who Knows?

April 29, 2016  |  Outdoors, WildLife  |  Comments Off on Who Knows?

Who Knows What lies Beneath Still waters… be careful wading in east and South Texas…

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Smooth Waters

April 28, 2016  |  Outdoors  |  Comments Off on Smooth Waters

The 400 mm lens let me take a few shots that seemed like I was really close to the water line…

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Habitats

April 27, 2016  |  Birds, Outdoors  |  Comments Off on Habitats

All along the shores of Black Cat lake are wonderful bird habitats..and as in most places.. the Famous..Great blue Heron!

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Black cat lake

April 26, 2016  |  Outdoors  |  Comments Off on Black cat lake

We took a slow spin around Black Cat Lake in a small pontoon…beautiful…

Scaring up a couple of Coots

Scaring up a couple of Coots

 

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Ellen’s Pad

April 25, 2016  |  Outdoors  |  Comments Off on Ellen’s Pad

Ellen’s Place is right on the slough..we ate a wonderful lunch on the porch after a ride around the lake..

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Tree Diversity

April 22, 2016  |  Outdoors  |  Comments Off on Tree Diversity

The Slough had it all.. from wonderful cypress to bottom land hard woods.. amazing..

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East Texas

April 21, 2016  |  Outdoors, Travel  |  Comments Off on East Texas

Jen and I headed out to East Texas and part of that trip was to Boggy Slough near Lufkin! These shots are right from Jenny and Roberts House near the entrance.

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Right near the Pond

April 14, 2016  |  Birds  |  Comments Off on Right near the Pond

These were a few of the Birds right near the pond..

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American Wigeon

American Wigeon

 

Loggerhead Shrike

Loggerhead Shrike

 

Northern Shoveler on the wing

Northern Shoveler on the wing

Here Comes the Birding classic

April 13, 2016  |  Birds  |  Comments Off on Here Comes the Birding classic

Jen and I are warming up for the Great Texas Birding Classic.. we are going to try for 2 tournaments this year.. the 2 site. 2 day tournament and the 6 day statewide tourney…

Should be a hoot.. we practiced up at Hornsby a bit..

Bewick's Wren

Bewick’s Wren

 

Eared Grebe

Eared Grebe

 

Yellow fronted Woodpecker

Yellow fronted Woodpecker

 

Red Shoulder Hawk

Red Shoulder Hawk

 

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Cozy Circle

April 12, 2016  |  Dogs, Outdoors  |  1 Comment

With the Lance 2285, we now camped in the Cozy Circle… nice place.. level campsites..the pups loved it..

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