A medium to large heron of shallow salt water, the Reddish Egret comes in a dark and a white form. Dark phase all dark gray with a reddish neck. It is a very active forager, often seen running, jumping, and spinning in its pursuit of fish.
Hunting on the shoreline of Bolivar Peninsula.
Lat: 29.38, Long: -94.72
Spotted on Nov 9, 2014
Submitted on Nov 16, 2014