A Walk at Freedom Park

 

Freedom Park is a large wildlife refuge in Naples FL. It is criss-crossed by several boardwalks and hiking trails. Here are some photos from an afternoon at the Park.

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One of several ponds at the park

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A Great Egret scours the foliage for Anole Lizards

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Got one !

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Wood Stork and a couple White Ibis

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Tri-Color Heron

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I *think* these are Peninsula Cooters, but it’s hard to tell with all that crud on their shells

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Lubber Grasshopper nymph

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Moorhen grabs some lunch

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Anhinga. Mostly dry.

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I’m pretty sure this is a Bluebird

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Green Heron

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I’m pretty sure this is a juvie Little Blue Heron

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A pair of White Ibis…..

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…who are apparently part of the synchronized swim team.

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There were a bunch of these flitting around. Warbler? Sparrow? 

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Spatterdock pods
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