• My Favorite Anhinga

    5 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    At the end of October, my family flew to Florida for a multi-day road trip aimed at the beautiful springs. Bubbling up from underground aquifers, the springs are known for their constant 70-72 degree F temperatures and impressive clarity. We had an ambitious itinerary planned: six springs within eight Florida State Parks.
    One of the highlights of the trip was a glass-bottomed boat ride in Silver Springs State Park, one of the newer additions to the state park system. My mom, dad, grandmother, and sister piled out of my small silver car to stride across the wooden boardwalk beneath huge...
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