Monthly Archives: July 2012


Blue Heron Bridge – 07/26/12

It was a Batfish kind of day at the Blue Heron Bridge.  Went to the East where the find of the day was a very large, VERY colorful Roughback Batfish (approximately 6″ long).  It posed […]

Continue reading »

Beach Baptized

ALL IN! Congratulations to granddaughter Megan O’Brien.  Baptized at the beach, July 27, 2012. Photography note:  This baptism took place at 10:00 am on a Sunny Day. Since they were backlit by bright sun I […]

Continue reading »

Blue Heron Bridge – 07/17/12

It turned out to be a beautiful night dive.  The storms cleared out and the water was warm and clear. Spent a good amount of time in the cabbage patch (ie. large field of caulerpa […]

Continue reading »

Blue Heron Bridge – 07/13/12

Dove the West side on Friday.  Water was warm and vis was so so. Nothing too exciting so I concentrated on a few fish.  Found several juvenile Trunkfish (aka Sponge Bob’s), a nice pale male […]

Continue reading »

Starting from Scratch

Jawfish live in holes in the sand and rubble and normally show only their heads, retreating down their hole tail first when approached. Jim found this relatively rare Spotted Jawfish sitting on the sand off […]

Continue reading »

May Encounters

This video contains Jim’s encounters under the Blue Heron Bridge during the month of May 2012. It includes a Stargazer emerging from the sand, playing around with a Mantis Shrimp, an extremely long armed Brittle […]

Continue reading »

Blue Heron Bridge – 07/06/12

It was a HOT sunny morning at the Blue Heron Bridge.  I was extremely lucky to find not one, but two Sargassum Frogfish at the beach wall where we gear up.  The first very small […]

Continue reading »