Florida Photo Gallery: Everglades National Park

saw grass saw grass saw grass trail

The best, and easiest, place for bird photography is the Anhinga Trail.

Anhinga Trail anhinga trail

Double-crested cormorants (Phalacrocorax auritus) and their prey (gar fish):

cormorant cormorant cormorant with gar cormorant cormorant gar cormorant cormorant

Anhingas (Anhinga anhinga):

anhinga anhinga anhinga and turtles anhinga wet anhinga and turtle anhinga

Ospreys (Pandion haliaetus):

osprey nest osprey pair osprey

Herons and egrets: Great blue herons (blue and white morphs, Ardea herodias), Green heron (Butorides virescens), Tricolored heron (Egretta tricolor)

great blue heron green heron great white heron tricolor heron

Egrets: Little blue heron (Egretta caerulea) and Great egret (Ardea Alba)

little blue heronegret

White ibises (Eudocimus albnus):

ibis ibises

Other birds: Wood stork (Mycteria americana), Purple gallinule (Porphyrio martinica), American crow (Corvus brachyrhyncos), Belted kingfisher (Ceryle alcyon), American coot (Fulica americana), Pied-billed grebe (Podilymbus podiceps)

wood stork in flight purple gallinule crow belted kingfisher coot pied-billed grebe

Turkey vulure (Cathartes aura), Tennessee warbler (Vermivora peregrina)

turkey vulture warbler


dragonfly butterfly


painted turtles alligator alligator closeup


swamp lily flower pond lily lotus seed pods

Sunset over the sawgrass prairie:

sunset clouds sunset sunset

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Last modified 18 January 2014