• White-eyed Vireos in Florida's Econfina River State Park

    13 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    It was a hot and sunny Labor Day along Florida's Gulf Coast, and my husband Brian and I were heading home from a friends and family weekend on the Suwannee River, stopping at state parks along the road-trip home. My camera bag, stuffed with extra lenses and binoculars, is practically a third appendage at this point, and I was ready to check out avian life at Econfina River State Park.
    We followed one of the park's multiple loop trails, near the very active boat ramp on the Econfina River. The path was partially shaded by pine trees and the long fronds of the sable palms. In some places...
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