Pods & seeds of the Eastern Wahoo (or burning bush.)
Purple basil (someone had planted a little herb garden.)
What's this...a new sign?
The reason for the new sign; among all of the duckweed, this seemingly old, decaying log had eyes.
Unfortunately, despite the new sign, this alligator was hanging out right by the boardwalk & the water in the area was littered with human garbage. People suck.
"Please don't make them relocate or kill me, stupid people! Don't you have any appreciation for my magnificence and beauty?"
Gulf fritillary butterfly.
2 red headed woodpeckers.
As we were leaving, the way the light hit & reflected from the weed-covered water caught my eye.