Ok, ok, they are not really called swamp chickens :) But that's what the locals call the plentiful Ibis. When I first saw this distinctive bird I had no idea they were so commonplace in Florida. Now that I've been here awhile I understand why they are referred to as swamp chickens. Any time there is a muddy ditch or wet grassy area they are there probing in the mud for tiny … [Read more...] about Swamp Chickens!!