Great Blue Heron

Great Blue Heron On the Trail

This Great Blue Heron had just brought food to his chicks in a nearby nest. The adults often leave quickly, presumably to get away from the young squabbling over the meal they have to share or take from the other.

Great Blue Heron
Great Blue Heron

The adult wandered down over the bank into the edge of the pond which is covered with various water weeds that reflected the late afternoon sun.

Great Blue Heron
Great Blue Heron

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