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Being investigated in the red district
Forgotten Falls
Stillness of the Lily Pads
Aquatic Brushstrokes
Artist at Point Arena
Mr and Mrs Lincoln
The Stories We Could Tell
Mount St Helen's
the way of ants
Lawn Ornament
Rain Storm over Monument Valley
Carnival ride against cloudless sky.
An encouraging word
Evening Reflection North Rim Grand Canyon
Moss Time
Sunset over the City of Sevlievo, Bulgaria
tree of life above a collection of villages
Black Lives Matter
13th Annual Photo Contest
Lawn Ornament

When I first moved to Florida, I would see tall, white birds in people's yards. My mother had been living here for over 10 years, and I insisted that these white birds were lawn ornaments. One day she said, quite calmly, "Your lawn ornament just flew away." Great White Egrets stand so still for so long. This one, who was in the common area of my condominium, was having lunch at that moment. That was the day I found out who was eating my beloved lizards.

TAGS: Egret, Florida, Lawn, Ornament, United States, White, Yard

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Naples, Florida, United States of America
Member since 2015
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© Virginia Rash.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2015
Total Views: 42
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 24, 2015, 6:55 p.m.
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Camera Model: COOLPIX L810
Focal Length: 104mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f5.9
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PHOTO LOCATION Naples, Florida, United States of America