Category Archives: lsu lakes

The Fisher Kings

Photos taken May 25, 2015 at LSU Lakes. This was a super fun afternoon sitting on the bank watching these experts at work. I was about 12-15 feet from them. The bird with the “golden slippers” and black beak is … Continue reading

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February Highlights

Where did February go??? It seems like the days are whizzing past me before I can take stock of what has taken place. Yesterday I worked for my former boss, including two days last week. And, since my car had … Continue reading

Posted in barred owl, birds, bluebonnet swamp, butterflies, canada goose, goose, lsu lakes, pigeon, wildlife | 45 Comments

We Are Family

Double D and I happened upon a family of Black-crowned Night Herons. The young’uns are streaked with brown feathers and orange eyes; the adults have slate gray outer wing feathers with navy blue back and head with long white plumes, … Continue reading

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In and Around the Lake

One of these days I will get caught up. I hope you have all been well. Recently, I decided that this will be a year for me to get out and meet more people, which means disengaging from the computer … Continue reading

Posted in duck, lsu lakes, muscovy, pigeon, red-tailed hawk, snowy egret | 61 Comments

Pre-Merry Christmas!

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Red and Grace

Last weekend, I went back to City Park Lakes to stalk Grace. She and her competitor, a Great Egret, were not having much luck fishing. It didn’t matter (to me anyway), because out of the corner of my eye, I … Continue reading

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Nerdy Birdies

I really wanted to post my hawk pictures today, but I can’t figure our what type of hawk it is. So in the meantime, you get these goober-heads. Unknown hawk with both nictating membranes showing. Spooky! Female mallard striking a … Continue reading

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