|Merrit Island Wildlife Refuge and Vicinity
with Jackline and Elston Hill
The Merrit Island Wildlife Reserve surrounds the Space Center. In this picture you can see the hanger for the Space Shuttle.
We arrived by 7 a.m. each morning to see the sun rise and watch the birds begin their day.
One of our favorite birds was the Roseate Spoonbill.
Left, Tricolored Heron.
Below, Reddish Egret
White Ibis with snow egret at left.
Below, immature white ibis.
|White Ibis and snowy egrets hang out together a lot.