Morning pics (2)

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by bayouchica, Sep 19, 2007.

  1. bayouchica

    bayouchica Songster

    Jan 23, 2007
    N.E. Louisiana
    Here's a resident Louisiana Heron
    Those crazy EE's checking out a goose trying to come up in the yard.
    Yall have a wonderful day [​IMG]
  2. Frozen Feathers

    Frozen Feathers Songster

    May 4, 2007
    Great picture of the Heron. We have blue herons in our swamp all the time, they are beautiful.
  3. lurky

    lurky Songster

    Jun 4, 2007
    Western MA
    [​IMG] OMG.....thats where you live?????? I would put a sign up that says 'welcome to heaven'. That is beautiful!!!
  4. MayberrySaint

    MayberrySaint Chillin' Out

    Mar 7, 2007
    Mount Airy, NC
    Beautiful Bayou!!!!
  5. homecatmom

    homecatmom Songster

    You may all think I'm nuts, but as a 53 year old woman It's hard for me to believe there are such beautiful places where people live like that! I have lived in the city my whole life, and have done my share of camping, but I cannot imagine living in such splendor!
  6. Buckguy20

    Buckguy20 OKIE MOSES

    Apr 13, 2007
    Choctaw Oklahoma
    Quote:It is a very pretty picture [​IMG] and I would love to be sitting there right now fishing [​IMG] but I think that if the truth be known, that is not a heron but an albino mosquito.
  7. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD


    Don't want to be be bit by that!
  8. MayberrySaint

    MayberrySaint Chillin' Out

    Mar 7, 2007
    Mount Airy, NC
    Miriam...In that setting...with all the wildlife...and your hens in the world do you keep losses at a minimum?
  9. TxChiknRanchers

    TxChiknRanchers Songster

    Aug 18, 2007
    Southeast Texas
    Hey Bayou chica, does that swamp/bayou drain to the Black and Ouachita Rivers or does it go to the MIss. River?

    Was raised in the Atchafalaya Basin and the photos bring back memories. bet Mosquitos will carry you off at dusk and dawn. [​IMG]
  10. bayouchica

    bayouchica Songster

    Jan 23, 2007
    N.E. Louisiana
    Isn't it lovely??? It's so nice this time of yr. There is a price you have to pay, tons of skeeters!! That's the only bad thing I can say about living here. Oh yeah & the people that live across the bayou. :mad: No respect for the beauty that's around them. Then the tourists who go 50 mph down our little bayou, there are hidden cypress logs in the water. I always laugh when ya hear them hit one.Not saying I want them hurt, but why do they have to go sooo freaking fast???
    (sorry for the vent,lol)
    TxChiknRanchers, I'm not certain. I think it may end up in the Macon River or Bayou Lafourche ??? I grew up by the Ouachita River, lovely place. Going down to the river is such a healing place. My mother was raised in Krotz Springs, right on the Atchafalaya.
    She said when she was young they would get crawfish the size of lobsters!!
    Hey MayberrySaint, I just spend most of my time outside. It just love being outdoors & hanging out with my animals & nature.
    So far I have only lost 1 pullet to a hawk in almost 4 yrs.We have alot of cover & my BIL has some nice woods with low underbrush.
    Thanks everyone for your kind words,

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