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Some Favorites of 2018

The following photos are some of the favorites that you, my WordPress readers, have either liked the posts where they were posted in, clicked on their images to see them in larger size, or mentioned them in your comments. 32 more words


Black-crowned Night-heron

This tree sits on the edge of the dike where I’ve recently been watching the White Pelicans, Wood Storks, and Eagles in the rice field pond. 33 more words

Wading Birds

PINWR Sunday: Night-Heron Generations

An adult Black-crowned Night-Heron seen at left accompanied by a juvenile wing their way through the skies over Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge early one morning.

From the OspreyWatch project.


Black-crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax)

And now for something completely different.

Overslept. Last week sunrise was around 7:40. This week it’s an hour earlier. Who is the genius that decided it was okay to mess around with Mother Nature’s timing? 553 more words


Black-crowned Night Heron in Flight

Sometimes you are in just the right spot.

This Black-crowned Night Heron flew over the marsh and then right in front of where Ted and I were standing. 38 more words

Wading Birds

Black-crowned Night-heron Over the Pond

Disrupted from his hunting spot this Black-crowned Night-heron took a flight out over the pond.

This was about a half hour after sunrise, with a golden glow on the heron and the pond. 38 more words

Wading Birds

I had help seeing the birds

This is a Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, first thing in the morning when it was still kind of dark for my camera.

Looking into the mangroves at a Roseate Spoonbill. 438 more words