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Aviary Update: Roseate Spoonbill

Aviary Update: Roseate Spoonbill

The uniquely billed, Roseate Spoonbill is on many a Florida Birder’s Life List and is one of the most popular galleries in the Telephoto Florida Aviary. Although widespread throughout Florida, the spoonbill is not a commonly seen bird and one has to make an effort to find them where they live and roost. Spoonbill can be…

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Jennings Bluff Tract

Jennings Bluff Tract

The Jennings Bluff Tract is one of the most northerly of the Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail sites. It sits east of I-75 just south of  the Georgia line off Highway 41.  The site is claimed to be good for migrants in season and Telephoto Florida has no reason to doubt that. The difficulty…

201508.09
Lake Parker – Lakeland

Lake Parker – Lakeland

Lake Parker in Lakeland is the biggest and arguably the most picturesque of the city’s many lakes.  No visit to Lakeland is complete with out at least a drive along West Lake Parker Drive. There is something for everyone here.  The park boasts six soccer fields, two tennis courts, three sand volleyball courts, a roller hockey rink, shuffleboard…