Nature as Art
Nature as Art
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Sunrise and water lilies at Crews Lake in Pasco County, Florida.
Barbara Bowen, Crew Lakes, Pasco County, Water Lilies
It is great to watch the Black Skimmer parents. Not only do they lure the chick out of the nest before they feed them. They challenge them physically and make them reach for it! This few day old chick made a successful grab on the third try.
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The breeding male snowy egrets were constantly harassing each other for domininace in the flock. Photo taken at Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park.
The crytal clear waters of Buford Spring bubbles to the surface in the midst of a coastal Cypress swamp.
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The El nino rains of this summer season has brought Florida's Springs back to life. Ginnie Springs is one of the many beautiful natural gems that feed the Santa Fe River near High Springs.
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This photo collage portrays the many hidden gems that are found in the southeastern Longleaf Pine Forest. Most of the photos were taken in the Withlacoochee State Forest, Florida.
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Croom Pine Forest Cluster
I got caught in a downpour yesterday evening while in the Withlacoochee State Forest. I had to hunker down under a large oak branch for 45 min...but it was worth it to see the sky afterward
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Glowing Forest Photograph - Glowing Forest Fine Art Print
Sunset at Indian Shores, Florida. (HDR)
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Sunset Over Indian Shores by Barbara Bowen
Working with the Red cockaded woodpeckers in the Withlacoochee State Forest has given me the opportunity to observe and photograph other woodpeckers that also inhabit the Long leaf pine forest habitats.
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This is a collage of wildlife that commonly inhabits the Florida Pineland habitats. This collage was create for my final project in the Florida Master Naturalist Program - Uplands Habitat Course. The collage was cut into a puzzle and the classroom activity was to piece together the puzzle and identify the 33 species represented in the collage.
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I was able to capture this special moment of a mother great crested flycatcher feeding her newly fledged chick while peeking through a the crook of an Austrailian Pine tree. It reminded me of peeking through the knot holes of a wooden fence when I was young. That memory inspired me to create this piece....and having the excitement of seeing something that we shouldn't have....