High Tide Surprise

Today started out beautifully
Today started out beautifully
But we hade zero Dolphin, zero Pelican, zero Oystercatchers: no wildlife things this morning.
But we hade zero Dolphin, zero Pelican, zero Oystercatchers: no wildlife things this morning.
A lone Osprey came in hot...
A lone Osprey came in hot…
But went home empty talon-ed
But went home empty talon-ed
But the big surprise came at noon: a high tide from heaven.
But the big surprise came at noon: a high tide from heaven.
So much water washed up the beach, this huge channel was cut to get it all back out to sea.
So much water washed up the beach, this huge channel was cut to get it all back out to sea.
A sea full of gulf stream waters, the likes of which I've never seen
A sea full of gulf stream waters, the likes of which I’ve never seen
Serious berms + serious waves + a great opportunity to catch some air... or not.
Serious berms + serious waves + a great opportunity to catch some air… or not.
Where's Mac Daddy? Awww, c'mon now Mac Daddy... we see you!
Where’s Mac Daddy? Awww, c’mon now Mac Daddy… we see you!
He was definitely hiding because he clearly knows how to work a bag of Goldfish (TM)
He was definitely hiding because he clearly knows how to work a bag of Goldfish (TM)
Nom nom nom nom... eat up Mac Daddy. You have three 'lil ones you have to puke it up for.
Nom nom nom nom… eat up Mac Daddy. You have three ‘lil ones you have to puke it up for.
Or maybe not: 'Lil CheezIt is learning how to eat something other than MacDaddy's vomit. They're growing up so fast.
Or maybe not: ‘Lil CheezIt is learning how to eat something other than MacDaddy’s vomit. They’re growing up so fast.
Surprise Bonus: Royal Tern hunts the High Tide Surprise.
Surprise Bonus: Royal Tern hunts the High Tide Surprise.