Snowy Egret

Snowy Egret, Coming Through

A number of Snowy Egrets are nesting on a nearby island, along with some Little Blue Herons, Great Egrets and Anhinga. This fellow couldn’t seem to find a satisfactory spot to land and took a swoop out over the pond.

Snowy Egret
Snowy Egret

He put his landing gear down, but the water is a little too deep right here for them and those few sticks in the water wouldn’t have held him up.

Snowy Egret
Snowy Egret

Ah, a precarious perch, but all mine.

Snowy Egret
Snowy Egret

He assessed the situation back on the island…

Snowy Egret
Snowy Egret

and gave it another try.

Snowy Egret
Snowy Egret

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