Tag Archives: Florida

First Sign of Spring

One of the first sure signs of spring in the Tampa FL area is the appearance in mid-March of the Atamasco Lily (Zephyranthes atamasco) – also known as Easter Lily and Rain Lily. While hiking […]

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Florida Gulf Beach Sunrises

Redington Shores is on one of the Florida’s Gulf Coast barrier islands that run from Clearwater Beach to St Pete Beach. The prominent feature is the Long Pier, a privately owned fishing pier that juts […]

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Pine Glades Sunset – Everglades National Park

Several months ago, I visited Everglades National Park on what I thought would be a several day trip from my home in Tampa FL. Instead, I had only one evening of decent photography, followed by, […]

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Iris Bloom 2014

As much of the rest of the Nation experiences late season weather, spring has come to Florida.  One of my best indicators is the annual iris bloom, which occurs in the Tampa area mid-March to […]

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5 Jan 13: Hillsborough River State Park, Tampa, FL

One of the jewels of the Florida State Park system, Hillsborough River State Park lies about 12 miles north of Tampa FL on US301.  The Hillsborough River flows over the southernmost rapids in the United […]

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