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October 12, 2013 - Big Sit @ Estero Llano Grande SP
Sunrise at Estero
Mary Gustafson, Huck Hutchins, and Cheryl and Paul from Houston set up watch over Ibis Pond
Huck, Estero's fearless park host!
A little later Ranger John Yochum (right) joins the fray!
Mary and Huck are getting a little punchy while Terry Fuller ignores the whole thing...
Later Marci Fuller and Mary confer on Rio Grande Valley Bird Festival matters...
Meanwhile Kyle O'Haver takes daughter Sibley for a walk (note her neon-green bins...)
A Wood Stork soars overhead
Ranger John finds a Mexican Tree Frog!
The deck from the Spoonbill Trail
An Indigo Snake slinks across the Waders Trail
One of many Common Ground Doves along the Camino de Aves Trail
Butterflies were more cooperative than the birds for photos (all taken in the parking lot unless noted)...
Giant Swallowtail along the Back Trail
A very fresh (left) and very worn White Peacock
Dorsal view of the fresh individual above
The female Snout on the left is basically saying "Beat it!" to the male trying to approach her from below...
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