Today we wrap up our stay in Galveston with some reminders of our stay on the Island.
We spent more time in the wetlands and along the shore observing waterfowl. My next challenge will be to identify more of the birds we saw. For now we just enjoyed watching them.
It was raining on the night of the recent lunar eclipse, but we captured these photos the next night.
"The purchase by the Conservation Fund for Texas secures vital habitat for migrating birds and will permanently protect estuarine emergent wetlands, associated tidal flats, subtidal ponds and Gulf coast beachfront.
"The purchase protects the dwindling habitat for a wide variety of birds following a major migratory path that takes them across a vast stretch of the Gulf as they fly from the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico to the Texas Gulf Coast (chron.com/neighborhood/bayarea/article/Preserve-purchased-on-Bolivar-Peninsula-5081962.php).