Granger Lake Williamson Co TX
Orlando Wetlands Park, Orange County, FL, March 2014.
A friend and I went out in the rainy morning to see if we could fins any interesting creatures. The rain and gloom limited our success, but it was great being out once again.
The Black-necked Stilt (Himantopus mexicanus) is a locally abundant shorebird of American wetlands and coastlines. It is found from the coastal areas of California through much of the interior western United States and along the Gulf of Mexico as far east as Florida, then south through Central America and the Caribbean to northwest Brazil southwest Peru,east Ecuador and the Galápagos Islands. The northernmost populations, particularly those from inland, are migratory, wintering from the extreme south of...