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Great Egret nestlings

Ardea alba

Description:

Large white heron with heavy yellow bill, blackish legs & feet.

Habitat:

Mangrove rookery in an estuary in the Myakka River.

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15 Comments

ceherzog
ceherzog 7 years ago

Thanks Larry & Satyen!

Wild Things
Wild Things 7 years ago

Fantastic series Claire!

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 7 years ago

Great shots!

ceherzog
ceherzog 7 years ago

Haha Elsa...thanks J & Elsa!

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 7 years ago

Fantastic series! What an adorable pair of nestlings!

Elsa
Elsa 7 years ago

Oh my days they are so cute!! When I glanced over the small image I thought I was looking at a caterpillar.. A really fluffy one.

ceherzog
ceherzog 7 years ago

Thanks so much LivesInADream,Yuko, Gerardo& Reiko.

LivesInADream
LivesInADream 7 years ago

Oh my goodness! They are precious!

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 7 years ago

What a sweet series!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 7 years ago

Great series!

RiekoS
RiekoS 7 years ago

Very nice!

ceherzog
ceherzog 7 years ago

Thanks Kranti, Karen, & Ashley...yea the glow is rather amazing...but it is as it was...no color enhancing.

KrantiAzad
KrantiAzad 7 years ago

oh so cute !! awesome

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

Adorable!

AshleyT
AshleyT 7 years ago

This is adorable! Almost looks like you photoshopped them in with how they glow in each picture :)

ceherzog
Spotted by
ceherzog

Sarasota, Florida, USA

Spotted on Apr 9, 2013
Submitted on Apr 11, 2013

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