Sunday, March 29, 2009

Banana River manatee and baby

Manatees relaxing on a warm March afternoon in the Banana River behind Solana on the River condos in Cape Canaveral.

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

The Cottage Pub

The Cottage Pub on A1A in Cocoa Beach between 3rd and 4th streets north. A fine place for a pint of Guinness and meeting locals.

Sunday, March 22, 2009

Curly Tailed Lizard

Here's a Northern Curly-tailed Lizard (Leiocephalus carinatus armouri) spotted at 1st St. North which according to available info is at the northern edge of their US range. This one is a hefty alpha male. These guys are common in the Bahamas.

Friday, March 20, 2009

Base Camp 30 - Banana River

Hurricane Rescue Base Camp 30 south, Cocoa Beach.

Monday, March 16, 2009

Space Shuttle Discovery

The vapor trail in the light of the setting sun minutes after the shuttle Discovery left for the International Space Station on March 15, 2009.

Thursday, March 12, 2009

Barge Canal

Entering the barge canal through Merritt Island connecting the Banana and Indian Rivers after a long day fishing offshore.

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Cruising Shark

There were several big sharks cruising the surface of the ocean off the Space Center this week. This one is around 10' long although it's hard to tell from this perspective. You can see one of the launch complexes in the background. Shot on March 11, 2009 about 7 miles offshore.

Sunday, March 1, 2009

Kick the Ball!!!!!

Girls Soccer League - a fun way to start a Saturday and the weather was perfect!