Monthly Archives: June 2015

June 13, 2015

On Thursday Gram turned 103.  We celebrated on Saturday at Westminster Woods with rhubarb pie, which my sister scoured Jacksonville for:

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Gram Blows Out Her Birthday Candles

At the lake we saw three Green Herons, including a very stealthy one at water’s edge:

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Green Heron

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Detail of Green Heron at Water’s Edge

There were two more on a log far out in the lake.  They touched beaks several times:

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Green Herons

Finally, we saw a banded Wood Stork:

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Wood Stork with Band

June 7, 2015

To Westminster Woods to see Gram this afternoon.  Saw this Great Blue Heron on the wing:

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Great Blue Heron

We kept waiting for this Osprey to dive for a fish, but it did not cooperate:

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Osprey