Tricolored Heron

Tricolored Heron

Take a walk and keep your eyes open.  You never know what you might find.  The other day I decided to take the long way way home from the mailbox, and as I passed a little pond a few blocks from my home I spotted this Tricolored Heron tiptoeing through the tall grass at the water’s edge.  His iridescent blue-green crown and nape, bright white throat and breast feathers and smoky gray wings distinctly set him apart from other South Florida herons and egrets. This was my first Tricolored Heron — a great reward for taking the scenic route.

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3 thoughts on “Tricolored Heron

  1. Thanks for helping us understand the treasures of Florida πŸ™‚

  2. Your welcome, Thierry. Thanks for reading.

  3. Wonderful photography!You would be welcome to contribute and help to begin a new endevour called "World Bird Wednesday" a chance for bird photographers to share and spread word of their blogs to others!Visit http://pineriverreview.blogspot.com/ and check it out! Springman!

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