A Million Orchids

Posted in: Uncategorized- Jan 05, 2017 No Comments

In the 19th century, South Florida was an orchid paradise with millions of orchids on every branch of every oak and mahogany in the forest. In the 20th century men ripped the flowering orchids from the trees and shipped them north to consumers who disposed of them once the gorgeous colors faded driving the orchid […]

On the Anhinga Trail

Posted in: Uncategorized- Jan 02, 2017 No Comments

“Out on the Anhinga Trail the only sounds you hear are the wind riffling through the sawgrass and the splash of fish feeding on insects and one another and the great long-necked anhingas diving or emerging from the mahogany waters of a sluggish seaward moving slough. You hear a hundred frogs cheeping and croaking and […]