Another bench to view the lush green Japanese Gardens in Delray Beach, Florida
Since opening in 1977, Morikami has been a center for Japanese arts and culture in Delray Beach, Florida.
The 16 acres that surround Morikami’s two museum buildings include expansive Japanese gardens with strolling paths, resting areas, world-class bonsai collection and lakes teeming with koi and other wildlife. The wider 200-acre park features nature trails, pine forests and picnic areas.
A bench to view and feel the serenity of the gardens …
In addition to wood storks there are other birds like this Great Blue Heron nesting at Wakodahatchee Wetlands in Delray Beach, Florida
A wood stork sitting on top watching the nest below at Wakodahatchee Wetlands in Delray Beach, Florida
A portrait of a young wood stork in a nest in Wakodahatchee Wetlands in Delray Beach, Florida
Presiding over the wood stork nest in Wakodahatchee Wetlands in Delray Beach, Florida
A wood stork peeks from its nest at Wakodahatchee Wetlands in Delray Beach, Florida
Watching over baby storks at Wakodahatchee Wetlands in Delray Beach, Florida
One of the best places to see wood storks and other wading birds nesting up close around March is Wakodahatchee Preserve in Delray Beach, Florida.
At Wakodahatchee, dozens of nesting wood stork pairs are visible from the boardwalk. One tree island that appears to be the hot neighborhood for young stork families is no more than 15 feet from the boardwalk.
Wakodahatchee Wetlands in Delray Beach, Florida offers a vast variety of birds and even green iguanas like this one that camouflaged itself
A ball of fire rising over the Atlantic Ocean in Delray Beach, Florida
Florida offer many opportunities to capture beautiful sunrises. Here is dawn before a sunrise in Delray Beach ….
A bird flies by a sunrise over the ocean in Delray Beach, FL
An orange glow in the horizon as the sun rises in Delray Beach, Florida
The ball of fire rises above the clouds to impart rays of light on Delray Beach. It almost looks like the sun is resting on the clouds.
As the sun rises well above the horizon, a bird does a flyby to grace the scene
Clouds obscure the rise of the sun but create a visually pleasant scene
A bird in flight as the sun rises on the horizon …
A faint sliver of the sun in the distant horizon
The lifeguard post seems lonely at dawn on Delray Beach