It has been a very dry spring in Sarasota Florida area. The water level at the ponds around the Celery fields has been going down, making it a great feeding area for many birds.
I decided to stop by the pond a few times when I was home. There were dowitchers, yellow legs, herons, ibis, spoonbills, stilts, sandhill cranes and many other species around. Stilts and Dowitchers were two species that I have not photographed a lot in the past.
For more information about this place, please visit http://www.sarasotaaudubon.org/capital-campaign/the-celery-fields/