Now what turned into some beak clacking.
Size isn’t everything, but sometimes it helps.
Finally the Tricolored Heron made a full body move…
…pushing the Snowy Egret off his perch.
The Tricolored Heron got tangled up in the palm fronds for a few seconds, but not apparent damage.
Territorial Dispute: Snowy Egret vs Tricolored Heron, Part 1
St. Augustine Alligator Farm, FL
April 13, 2022
2 thoughts on “Territorial Dispute: Snowy Egret vs Tricolored Heron, Part 2”
Probably fighting for the best fishing spot 🙂
You got the right moment for these pictures.
Thanks, Rudi, glad that you liked them.