Saturday, May 29, 2010

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Eastern Pygmy-blue

The Eastern Pygmy-Blue is the smallest butterfly in the eastern U.S. and was photographed during a naturalist led walk at the Hobcaw Barony.

Decomposition and New Growth

at Four Holes Swamp at Beidler Forest.

Saturday, May 22, 2010

Deer in the Swamp

Four Holes Swamp at Beidler Forest

Prothonotary Warblers

The Francis Beidler Forest is one of the natural gems of South Carolina. A 1.75 mile boardwalk winds through the largest remaining stand of old-growth cypress-tupelo swamp forest of its kind in the world. This habitat is home to some of the highest densities of breeding Prothonotary Warblers in South Carolina.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Painted Bunting

Outside the Nature Center at Huntington Beach State Park

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Glossy Ibis

The White Ibis were MIA at the Ibis Fest in Southport but I did get my first photo of a Glossy Ibis that flew over the boat.

Saturday, May 15, 2010

Air Traffic Controller Needed

Royal Terns nesting on an island in the Cape Fear river near Southport, NC.

Friday, May 07, 2010

Baruch Mansion at Hobcaw Barony

This 1930 home located near Georgetown, SC was a winter retreat for Bernard Baruch and guests included politicians, generals and newspapermen as well as Winston Churchill and President Franklin Roosevelt.

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Tuesday, May 04, 2010