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The Day I Saw a Gopher Tortoise Fight

Competition heats up in mating season for these friends in Southwest Florida

Photo by J. Dean

Although not as colorful as a Roseate Spoonbill or as dramatic as a Bald Eagle, the sight of a Gopher Tortoise working its way through the vegetation is always welcome. These non-swimming, vegetarian, burrowing creatures inhabit our community, which was developed in…

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John Dean

John Dean

Writer, blogger, lover of nature, music, photography, and Goldendoodles. Top writer in Government. Editor of Dean’s List.