Banana River Paddle
Cocoa Beach, Fl
"Leave only footprints, take only memories"
(...and maybe some pictures)
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October 9, 2007

We decided to paddle the Banana River out of Cocoa Beach.  We put in at the public boat ramp in Ramp Road Park.  We have paddled here before and we saw some wildlife so we hoped for a repeat performance.

We saw some Manatees, a few Bottle-nosed Dolphins and some birds.

All in all a beautiful day for paddle.
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Page One
Manatee warning sign
Map of paddle route
Mary prepares for the day's paddle
Close-up of Wood Stork
Woman rubbing Manatees with her foot
A Brown Pelican on a piling
A Manatee rolls in the water
A Brown Pelican on a piling
An Osprey on a piling eating a fish
A Brown Pelican in flight
Some nice water front properties & a very nice boat
Mary looks at another nice water front property
A few White Ibis watch a man weed wacking his lawn
An Anhinga in flight
A Belted Kingfisher on a boat house roof
The same Belted Kingfisher
Another shot of the Belted Kingfisher
Last picture of this Belted Kingfisher