A sidewalk curves around the parking lot to the sprawling yellow building that is the Education Center. Hollies and pines surround the wraparound porch.
In this closeup, the alligator is well-camouflaged, appearing as a dark floating log. Grasses and shrubs in foreground.
Grasses poke out of an expanse of shallow marsh water. The water runs to a line of sand pines on the horizon.
A gopher tortoise burrow - identifiable by the semi-circular entryway made by the tortoise's shell - is surrounded by white sand, ferns, vines and asters.
Park ranger, in yellow burn gear, administers a drip torch to a thick line of saw palmettos. A foot high row of flames burns to his right.
Looking at the wooden canoe launch, from the ramp that leads to it. Marsh and sawgrass in background.
View of Savannas - Kevin Boldenow
Our state butterfly, with yellow-striped black wings spread out, rests on a light pink blossom.