The beauty and history behind Snaggletooth

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With a black scarred hide and symmetrically lined rows of bony ridges that cover most of his back, Snaggletooth, is the impressive, dominant bull alligator that calls this part of the Big Cypress National Preserve home. Measuring over 10 feet long, he may very well be over a quarter of a century old. He bares the distinctive feature of a… Read More

SATURDAY & SUNDAY – Labor Day Muck-About (Swamp Walk)

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The joy of being with people who love nature and enjoy life filled our hearts during the Labor Day weekend swamp walks. This time of year the swamp is lush, green and filled with water. The environment is like walking back in time to the beginning of earth. There is a peace that fills my heart every time I enter… Read More

MONDAY – Labor Day Weekend Muck-About (Swamp Walk)

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Monday was another beautiful day… Robbie became our chauffeur. He had a ball running everyone around the property in our new electric cart. Here he is taking Clyde up to the gallery. Clyde signing books A family who came prepared for the mosquitoes! Good thinking! Paul discussing the environment with Duck Potato in foreground Paul leading the group At this… Read More

Winter Swamp Walk 2011

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The weather for our Winter Swamp Walk was PERFECT! It was a great weekend to be outdoors…and a pleasure to share our outdoors with everyone! Clyde signing books Jonnie introducing the South Florida environment to her group Heading into the swamp Jonnie discussing the ecosystem with her group Jonnie explaining the ecosystem ahhhh….the joy of mud… Jonnie heading into the… Read More