Juvenile Black-crowned Night Heron

Juvenile Black-crowned Night Heron on Trunk

This Juvenile Black-crowned Night Heron looks like he’d been fishing, and maybe fell in.

Juvenile Black-crowned Night Heron
Juvenile Black-crowned Night Heron

He was perched in a little patch of sun on a water control trunk at the edge of an old rice field pond.

Juvenile Black-crowned Night Heron
Juvenile Black-crowned Night Heron

Donnelley Wildlife Management Area, SC
August 8, 2021

2 thoughts on “Juvenile Black-crowned Night Heron on Trunk”

  1. How beautiful, I must get back to Donnelly as soon as the humidity settles. I sat out with my Grandson fishing in Hardeeville and ended up with a chigger đŸ™‚

    1. Thanks, Alice. It was pretty quiet, and hot, that morning. We walked the Boynton trail and mosquitoes were are most seen movement. At the ponds this guy was about it.
      Ugg, those things are wretched!

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