Ruddy Turnstones

January 13, 2014 at 8:21 am (Birds- Florida, fine art photography, Florida State Parks, Nature, Photography, Wildlife) (, , )

Ruddy turnstone

Ruddy turnstone

If it weren’t for their bright orange legs, these birds would be practically invisible when foraging among the barnacle-covered rocks.  See if you can find the bird in the photograph below.

Ruddy turnstone well camouflaged

Ruddy turnstone well camouflaged

Hint – it’s in the center.  These were taken at Fort Clinch State Park, Fernandina Beach, Florida, and Huguenot Memorial Park near Jacksonville.

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There it is!  Now for the rest of the Ruddy Turnstone Collection.

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Ruddy turnstone in flight

Ruddy turnstone in flight

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Photos and text copyrighted by Cindy McIntyre

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1 Comment

  1. Judy Bell said,

    Nice pics!

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