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Daisy's Holiday Greetings Big Cypress Fox Squirrels Tips for Swamp Hikers
Green Treefrogs Uncommon Southwest Florida birds
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Orchids ~ Wading birds OGWIT book Identifying lights in the sky
Mammals ~ Spiders Invasive Reptiles & Amphibians Warped cartoons

Turtles ~ Snakes

Collective names for wildlife

 

 

February history

3 - 16th Amendment to the U.S. Consltitution ratified guaranteeing the right of citizens to vote regardless of race, color or previous servitude (1870)

6 - King George VI of England dies; Queen Elizabeth II becomes Queen (1952)

9 - U.S. troops capture Guadacanal in the Solomon Islands (1943)

10 - France cedes Canada to England, ending the French and Indian War (1763)

14 - Matthew Brady takes the first photograph of a U.S. President in office, James Polk (1849)

19 - Internment of Japanese Americans begins (1942)

20 - John Glenn becomes first American launched into orbit (1962)

February holidays: 14-Valentine's Day ~ 19-Presidents Day

 

February Birthdays

1-Clark Gable
2-Tommy Smotghers
3-Norman Rockwell
6-Ronald Reagan
8-Jules Verne
12-Abraham Lincoln
17-Hal Holbrook
19-Nicolas Copernicus
21-Erma Bombec k
25-Pierre Renoir
28-Mario Andretti