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Beautiful Grey Heron

Since I started to run, I always try to run routes where I can see a bit of nature. Yesterday when I was running again, I noticed a grey heron and I was a bit mad that I did not have my camera with me. 129 more words


Birding at Heron H.Q.

Only twenty years ago one could reasonably expect to see a grey heron or two at a wetland in southern England and possibly the one of the first little egrets to arrive on these shores. 965 more words

Heron and Clouds

Great Blue Heron in flight below the beauty of clouds and a blue sky.


Dailies 6/15/17: night herons, in the flood, the scent of apple cake, deepening my know

Miriam N. Kotzin – Night Herons

    after “Wild Geese” by Mary Oliver

You cannot be coaxed to be indifferent.
You cannot be coaxed to drift through your senescence… 188 more words

Heron With Injury

The Great Blue Heron pictured above was photographed at the Cowichan Estuary in a ditch beside the road, not the prettiest background.  It was one of the more shy herons I have seen and allowed 2 photos before it flew away.  40 more words


Party Time at the Mill

Mill Landing this weekend seemed like it was going to be all about the great egrets.

Each time I visited it seemed like any which way I turned, to the pond or to the flats, there they were. 161 more words

Snowy Egret

Great Blue Heron Pair-for the dramatic pose

It is not often, rather never before, that I post an image I feel is lacking in sharpness. However, I think we all have those images taken over the years that every time we run into them again you have that pang of regret that you missed because of such a wonderful pose or composition. 278 more words