Tricolored Heron

Tricolored Heron

This is a Tricolored Heron. Picture taken at Merritt Island NWR.

Creature

Florida Softshell Turtle (I think)

This is, I am assuming, some kind of turtle. I do not know the name of the species, but he is quite interesting looking. Especially that nose. This was taken in Merritt Island NWR.