Living close to nature, like on the fringe of Everglades’ National Park, it’s normal to visit the unexpected. But occasionally when nature comes to visit you it comes as quite a shock.

Take this little fella for instance… Clinging desperately to a cluster of leaves as the combined effects of a cold front and a north wind┬álast week knocked him out of a gumbo limbo tree.

Iguanas are common visitors to Azul del Mar in Key Largo these days.

The little Godzillas, with a population of tens to hundreds of thousands across the region are becoming a nuisance. Anyone is free to trap them at home but Florida law forbids relocating them or cutting them loose into the wild somewhere – since that’s pretty much where this thing started years back!