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Mar 08, 2010 14:10 |  #1

My first contribution to the forum, although I have been snooping around here for a while.

Taken at a local park in Florida, this adult Limpkin was calling to its offspring nearby.

IMAGE: http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4002/4336559782_1e1ab82b90_b.jpg

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Mar 08, 2010 14:16 |  #2

Great portrait Forest & welcome to POTN. I'll be at the Viera Wetlands Friday morning & hopefully we'll find some Limpkins!


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Mar 08, 2010 14:32 |  #3

Very nice shot. Welcome to the forum!


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Mar 08, 2010 14:36 |  #4
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Where in florida did you take this?


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Mar 08, 2010 14:36 |  #5

Great first post and welcome to POTN :D


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Mar 08, 2010 14:58 |  #6

Welcome to the forum. Great first post. I hope you'll be posting more.


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Mar 08, 2010 16:23 |  #7

Welcome to POTN, Forest. That's a great portrait of a limpkin. Where are you located?


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Mar 08, 2010 17:35 |  #8

Thanks to everyone for the warm welcome!

Boo-Man wrote in post #9753837 (external link)
Where in florida did you take this?

This was taken at Myakka River State Park

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Welcome to POTN, Forest. That's a great portrait of a limpkin. Where are you located?

I am in Sarasota FL, just a bit South of you.


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Mar 08, 2010 19:12 |  #9
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Im a little NE of Orlando


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Mar 08, 2010 19:24 |  #10

Great shot. Welcome to the forum. I look forward to seeing many more.


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Mar 09, 2010 03:46 |  #11

Nice capture, welcome to the throng. :)


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Mar 09, 2010 06:08 |  #12

Great capture. Welcome to the Forum.


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