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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…

201504.12
Fort De Soto Revisited

Fort De Soto Revisited

Telephoto Florida found the way back to the mulberry bush of Fort De Soto for some incoming migrants.  It seems we always miss the fallouts by a day or two.  Nevertheless, two visits over the last two weeks netted four lifers and a pair of great-horned owl chicks. If you can make it to the park, April…

201501.12
Tampa Bay Lightning – Be the Thunder!

Tampa Bay Lightning – Be the Thunder!

Going to a hockey game in the south is a unique experience.  Flip flops and shorts replace parkas snow show shoes.  Out of town tourists and snow birds often outnumber the home team fans.  Rivalries can be intense leading to entertaining evening of high quality hockey. The 2004 Stanley Cup Champs, The Tampa Bay Lightning, and The Amalie Arena does it up right. Tickets…

201501.02
An Introduction to Telephoto Florida –  January 2015

An Introduction to Telephoto Florida – January 2015

Welcome to Telephoto Florida (TPF), a self-guided, virtual tour of the Sunshine State. If you are looking for things to do in Florida, from the obvious to the eclectic, be it birding, beaches, or theme park attractions, Telephoto Florida (TPF) has got you covered. Through first hand reviews, on site reporting and original photography, TPF documents…