The swamp looks primordial during the summer wet season …
As if at any moment a dinosaur will emerge from behind a palmetto stand.
|View of a dry marl prairie in January 2011:|
pine islands in the background and a circular marsh in the front
During the winter it looks like the dry-open plains of the Serengeti.
Only instead of lions we have panthers.
Somewhere between 100 and 200 at last count.