Red Flower, on the Road to Tortuguero
Another Flower, on the Road to Tortuguero
Red Flower, Mawamba Lodge
Bananas, Mawamba Lodge
Reflection of a Flower
Red and White Flower, on the Road to Tortuguero
Banana Plants, on the Road to Tortuguero
Another Flower at Mawamba Lodge
Brown River, on the Road to Tortuguero
Anteater, Found by Police, on the Road to Tortuguero
"Give me a Scotch on the rocks, bartender. I've had a bad day."
River Dock, on the Road to Tortuguero
The Frog Farm, Mawamba Lodge, Tortuguero
"Back to sleep."
"Can I reach that bug with my tongue?"
"My camouflage doesn't match this leaf!"
"Should I stay or should I jump?"
"My right profile is my best."
"Yawn. Is it time to get up?"
"Are you upside down or am I?"
"It's not easy being green."
Spider and Web, Mawamba Lodge, Tortuguero
Birds, on the Boat Ride to Tortuguero
"The color is always greener on the other side of the leaf."
Flower by the Water
Red Flowers on Trees along the Water's Edge
"This is a classic pose for me!"
Leaves Reflecting in the Water
Jesus Christ Lizard
"While I'm a success, I'm certainly not a 'water walker...oh, maybe I am."
"This is my good profile."
"Green is beautiful."
"Do you mind if I talk with my mouth full?"
Boat Billed Heron
Turtle on the River
"Got any suntan lotion for lizards?"
"I may be a Little Blue Heron, but as birds go I'm rather cheerful."
"Excuse me. I have a flight to catch in San Jose."
Juvenile Little Blue Heron
"That looks like a tasty fish!“
“I'm going to chirp the blues when I grow up!”
"Pardon me...did you have a question?"
"I'm 'Little Bird Blue'!"
"No, I'm not related to Huey Long!"
Bug on a Branch
White Faced Monkey
"Sometimes, I like to sit in the trees and have a good think."
"I've always wanted to work for an organ grinder."
"But I wouldn't want to work for a circus."
"Was tha a snake?"
"No it's just a vine swinging around."
"Well, it was nice to meet you all."
The Glories of Having a Prehensile Tail
“Who's upside down? You or me?”
“Can't get enough of that leafy green stuff!”
“My boss said something really dumb yesterday. Yup, it was a real howler.”
“Who was that masked bird?”
Curtain of Roots
“I would like to make one thing perfectly clear. I am NOT a decoy!”
“I am one ticked off lizard!”
“No those aren't goggles on my face; they're feathers.”
“I am one cool looking bird.”
“The weird thing is that I'm actually afraid of heights.”
“You want a dramatic pose? How's this?”
Another Flower, Mawamba Lodge
"Let sleeping frogs lie."
"I'm too cool to face your camera."
"Good guys (and birds) wear black."
"Was that a Puma?"
"Nah, just one of my own kind."
"Still I might want to warm up for a flight."
"Then again...maybe not."
"I am one conflicted bird."
Water as a Mirror
"I bet you didn't know we Iguanas could climb so high."
"I'm not Woody Woodpecker!"
A River Monster
An Anhinga Drying Its Wings
"The sun feels good on my feathers."
"Standing vigil over the nest."
Sentinel on a Log
"As Hurons go, I'm pretty green at being one."
"C'mon in! The water is fine."
"I like to pretend I'm a U-Boat captain!"
"I like humans when they swim. I REALLY do."
"Like my stripes?"
“I wish this fish would stop wriggling.”
"What are you using for bait?"
"What's in the offing for Ospreys?"
Romeo and Juliet
"Are those my car keys?"
"I may look like I'm laughing, but I'm crying deep inside."
"No! I am not a winged raccoon!"
"Though with a tail like mine, I can see why you'd think that.“
The Design on an Anhinga's Wing
The Other Wing
"Who's the fairest bird of them all?"
"But I like to make that crazy laugh!"
"Husband and Wife"
"I do like to soar."
"I am one handsome bird."
"Let's go for a short flight."
"Nothing like a good stretch."
"I think I will slither away now."
"Preparing for take-off!"
"I like to pretend being a dive-bomber!"
"As Iguanas go, I stand out in my field."
"I have a flighty disposition."
"I'm trying to hide."
"What was that?"
"Not doing much...just keeping my head down."