Photos and reports of birds seen in our area in recent months will be posted here with the approximate location.  While the main focus will be on the Frostproof – Babson Park – Lake Wales area, sightings throughout Polk County will be included as well.  If you wish to contribute a photo or photos, please send them to jomarlin@bellsouth.net along with where and when it was taken, and any other pertinent information.  Recent sightings only, please!  No picture, no problem, just send an email with the information.


Migrating birds, seen in Babson Park, September 2022

White-eyed Vireo Photo by Jacque Woodward
Cape May Warbler (first year) Photo by Jacque Woodward