got some new cold weather "friends"

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by bayouchica, Jan 12, 2010.

  1. bayouchica

    bayouchica Songster

    Jan 23, 2007
    N.E. Louisiana
    Hi yall,

    I've got a list of wild animals around here that I want to get pictures of....

    pelicans weren't on the list!!! [​IMG]


    We live up in northeast Louisiana & I've never seen pelicans this far north. Come to find out we are in their migration route.
    Our little bayou was almost all frozen over,except right in front of our place. I spent most of the day watching them, they are a joy to watch.
    I hope they stick around for awhile,I would love to get more pictures of them.


    Even the neutra had a hard time getting around.

  2. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    How cool.
    I wish we could view our pond from the house. I do enjoy seeing the birds that stop to rest there.
  3. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

    Jun 11, 2007
    Cool pics of cool visitors.
  4. wildorchid053

    wildorchid053 Songster

    May 12, 2009
    syracuse area, ny
    those are awesome.. i love new wildlife pics
  5. TerriLaChicks

    TerriLaChicks Crowing

    Apr 23, 2008
    Central Louisiana
    Wow that is so cool! I never heard of them that far north either---great pics!
  6. bayouchica

    bayouchica Songster

    Jan 23, 2007
    N.E. Louisiana
    thanks yall,
    they're still around this morning, but have gone down too far to get a decent pic. Hopefully this evening they'll come back.

    I guess their usual feeding spot got frozen over & they found a nice place here.
  7. maplesky7

    maplesky7 Flock Mistress

    Jun 14, 2008
    N. IL.
    [​IMG] That I don't see every day. That's neat... thanks for sharing.
  8. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits...

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    try throwing them some fish..its cute how they catch them. [​IMG]

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