POTD: Maze Runners

Maze Runners
St. Petersburg, Florida
2019

These ibis made the what looked like impenetrable maze of the mangroves look much less impenetrable. They worked their way through the thick of things without any noticeable trouble negotiating.

POTD: Manatee Power and Light

Manatee Power and Light
Apollo Beach, Florida
2019

The real name of this power plant is the Big Bend Power Plant, but given the dozens of manatees that winter in its warm discharge waters, they might want to consider a name change. There will be more losers than winners as man-made climate change plays out in the future, but manatees might well be one of the winners.