A rabbit hit by a car attracted a group of Black Vultures to dine on the carcass for breakfast. One of the Black Vultures ignored the temptation of a meal and, instead, warmed itself in the rays of the rising Sun over the Oslo Riverfront Conservation Area.
Have been seeing a lot of rabbits lately during early morning hikes around the Oslo Riverfront Conservation Area (ORCA). All the rabbits seen so far are Eastern Cottontails. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) provides some facts about the Eastern Cottontail: Appearance: The cottontail is grayish-brown with a distinctive white “powder puff” tail. It measures 14 to 17 inches in length and weighs two to four pounds. Habitat: The cottontail rabbit prefers heavy brush, strips of forest, weed […]