Friday, February 08, 2008

Nature Walk

Sun and blue skies, at last. What a blessing!

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A nature walk at Brazos Bend was how I celebrated. I saw alligators, of course, and a few turtles, but the birds stole the show.

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Elegant Blue Heron Looking for Fish


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Creepy Black Vultures (Buzzards)


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Beautiful White Ibis in Flight


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Entertaining American Coot


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Bottoms Up!


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White Ibis Against a Clear Blue Sky


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Male Cardinal Getting Ready for Spring

Hope the sun shines on you this weekend!

11 comments:

  1. I love all your bird photos today. I'll bet you knew I was going to say that.

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  2. The Heron, and Ibis flying, are breathtaking pictures! We're looking forward to blue skies this weekend, too!

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  3. Geez... is there anything more beautiful than a Cardinal?! Gorgeous bird pics.

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  4. Beautiful pics! Your making me wish I lived in your neck of the woods instead of here--wintry mix the last few days, blah:-)

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  5. SockPixie3:11 PM

    Spring...

    Caroline, the cold Bostonian SockPixie!

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  6. The blue heron is so majestic! Glad you got to enjoy the sun and the blue skies! Have a fantastic weekend!

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  7. We had those same blue skies today. Spring, I think, is not far off in Texas.

    Beautiful pictures, as always! :-)

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  8. raminthethicket8:05 AM

    Lovely bird photos. You're really able to capture some great shots with you camera. What do you use?

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  9. I have never seen creepy black vultures and they ARE creepy, but the Blue Heron.....so beautiful.

    I miss my birds......

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  10. Beautiful camera work Tracy! Thanks for giving me a preview of coming attractions up here. I think we are a couple months away.

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  11. How wonderful to see an Ibis.
    Just lovely!

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Thank you for commenting!
~Tracy