As I write on July 27, I assume I tried to go back to sleep, failed, ate breakfast, posted photos, and was in the kayak at
From off shore, I could see white in the green of the key. Egrets and ibis, I assumed.
I have only seen magnificent frigate birds roosting at Seahorse Key. Never at Snake.
The sad thing is, the frigate birds, and many others have left Seahorse Key. No one knows why.
Brown pelicananother video
Even a roseate spoonbill
One of only a few adult males I saw with a red pouch. When ready to mate, it gets puffed out.
Paddling away from Snake Key. An article about the birds leaving Seahorse Key.
Atsena Otie Key dock
Landed at 11:50.
In time for the daily bell concert with bird accompaniment, and wood plank bass.
Lunch, back out at 5 past 2.
Landed at 4:45
One theory for the birds leaving Seahorse Key is military flyovers
Stopped at a local bar for sunset
Sunset was just after 8:30