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Tricolored Heron

Egretta tricolor

Description:

this Tricolored Heron was trying to fish and was using his wings to see better in the water and eliminate the glare from the sun.

Habitat:

this Tricolored Heron was fishing at a fresh and salt water lagoon. Tricolored heron's breeding habitat is sub-tropical swamps. It nests in colonies, often with other herons, usually on platforms of sticks in trees or shrubs. In each clutch, 3–7 eggs are typically laid.

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3 Comments

James McNair
James McNair 5 years ago

Great shots

Stefania Romoff
Stefania Romoff 5 years ago

thank you, Reza!

Beautiful, almost seems like a ballerina !

Stefania Romoff
Spotted by
Stefania Romoff

Antigua and Barbuda

Spotted on Jul 12, 2013
Submitted on Jan 11, 2015

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