Posts Tagged ‘sunning’

Soaking up the Sun

Brown pelicans roosting

Brown Pelican, Pelecanus occidentalis

Brown Pelican, Pelecanus occidentalis, sunning

Turkey Vulture Soaking up the Sun

turkey vulture, Cathartes aura, sunning


Sunning in Style

This turtle has found a marvelous sunning spot. Privacy plus a readily accessed escape route to the water if threatened. TrudieBell Website http://www.belloftheborders.photoshelter.com License this image http://www.belloftheborders.photoshelter.com/gallery-image/Fauna/G00005hid23vDHGw/I00000oXvAPKnH_s Contact tdbell9520@comcast.net

Sharing

Sometimes to get the best spot for sunning, you have to share. The baby gator seems to have gotten there first, but is sharing the log with the turtles. TrudieBell Website http://www.belloftheborders.photoshelter.com License this image http://www.belloftheborders.photoshelter.com/gallery-image/Fauna/G00005hid23vDHGw/I00006gT2C1k0Pvw Contact tdbell9520@comcast.net

Baby Diamondback Rattlesnake Sunning

As I was leaving a site, I came across this beautiful little snake sunning himself on the white sand road. He didn’t seem to mind me taking photos. Most rattlesnakes have calm dispositions and will go out of their way to avoid you when you are in the woods. They are also really excellent at […]