By Fran Cornelius

Male Anhinga In Breeding Plumage (turquoise Ring Around Eye), Shark Valley, Everglades

Equipment Info
OLYMPUS IMAGING CORP. E-510
State/Province/Region
FL
Country
US
Nearest Area
Everglades National Park
Town
Miami
Brief Directions

Tamiami Trail (U.S. 41) TO Shark Valley entrance, Everglades -- about 30 miles from Miami FL

Description

During January-March, the shorebirds and gators congregate in Shark Valley, where fish are plentiful in the streams and lakes that haven't totally dried up. The male anhinga is at his most beautiful, sporting the turquoise eye ring to entice a female for mating.

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Date Taken
13/07/2009

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