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White Pelican

Mature White Pelican

White Pelicans, an American Alligator, Egyptian Geese, Sea Gulls, and a lot of Double Crested Cormorants all were spotted here in The Villages, Florida on the lovely little lake behind Freedom Pointe off of El Camino yesterday at Noon.  Don’t worry, that ‘Gator seemed to be a smaller one!  The alligators often can be seen here in the lakes and larger ponds.  The pelicans and cormorants are migratory visitors to the area but the geese, egret and ibises are year-around residents.  Please click on the thumbnail image to see the slightly larger version of the picture.  Enjoy!

Small Alligator

Small Alligator

White Pelicans and Double Crested Cormorants

White Pelicans and Double Crested Cormorants

 

 

 

 

 

Egyptian Geese

Egyptian Geese

Sea Gull

Sea Gull

Cormorants and Pelicans

Cormorants and Pelicans

 

 

 

 

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Comments on: "Water Birds and a Gator on a Local Lake" (4)

  1. Hello, I always enjoy seeing the White Pelicans. I have not seen the Egyptain Geese here in Florida. Great photos. Enjoy your day and the week ahead!

    • Hi Eileen, Yes, the Egyptian Geese are very uncommon in Florida. They are mostly on a few golf courses. They are not established. Glad you like seeing the pelicans. I do too! Have a super good day tomorrow!

  2. Nice photos! I bet that gator isn’t the most popular one on campus.

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