Bowfin Swimming - Blue Springs
Bowfin, Amia calva, cruising the shallow murky freshwater of Blue Springs near Ocalla, FL. Bowfins are an order of primitive ray-finned fish.
Halloween Cave Dive - Blue Springs
A baby boomer technical cave diver celebrates Halloween day by taking a diver propulsion vehicle (DPV) for dive into the Blue Springs state park cave system near Mariana, FL.
Diver Swims Through Tape Grass
A baby boomer scuba diver swims through an underwater field of tape grass leading away from the Blue Springs cave in Merritts Mill Pond in Marianna, FL.
Spotted Sunfish - Blue Spring Park
A Spotted Sunfish, Stumpknocker, hiding under floating tape grass near Blue Springs cave at a state park in Mariana, FL in September 2013.
Bass Passageway - Blue Springs State Park
A Florida Bigmouth Bass swims through a clear freshwater passageway in the grass at the Blue Springs State Park swimming area in Marianna, FL in September 2013.
Bigmouth Bass - Blue Springs State Park
An adult full sized Bigmouth Bass swims along the grass border in the shallow, clear freshwaters of Blue Springs state park. Blue Springs is the head spring that feeds Merritts Mill Pond a seven mile lake in Mariana, FL.
The one quarter mile long nature boardwalk on stilts runs from Blue Springs Park springs to the junction with Santa Fe River near High Springs, FL on a sunny winter day in January 2012.
The clear 72 degree temperature freshwater from Blue Springs Park springs flowing into the junction with the Santa Fe River near High Springs in north central Florida. The river and spring are lined with a forest of Cypress Trees on a sunny winter day in January 2012.