Wading Birds

Great Egret Chick

Great Egret Chick

Great Egret Chick

Great Egret Chick

The picture of this Great Egret Chick was taken at the Rookery in the Alligator Farm in St Augustine, Florida. The picture of this Great Egret Chick was photographed with the Canon 5D Mark III Canon 300mm f2.8 IS II.

Tricolor Heron

Tricolored Heron

Tricolored Heron

Tricolor Heron

The picture of this Tricolor Heron was taken at the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge near Titusville, Florida.
To hear the sound of the Tricolor Heron, click on the arrow below.

Roseate Spoonbill

Roseate Spoonbill

Roseate Spoonbill

Roseate Spoonbill

This Roseate Spoonbill was photographed at the Rookery in the Alligator Farm in St Augustine Florida. This is one of my favorite unusual birds.
To hear the sound of the Roseate Spoonbill, click on the arrow below.

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone

Ruddy Turnstone

The picture of this Ruddy Turnstone was taken at the Barnegat Lighthouse State Park in New Jersey. The picture of this Ruddy Turnstone was photographed with the Canon 5D Mark III Canon 300mm f2.8 IS II with the 2X extender. The Ruddy Turnstone (Arenaria interpres) is a small wading bird in the sandpiper family Scolopacidae.

To hear the song of the Ruddy Turnstone, click on the arrow below.

Yellow-crowned Night-heron Juvenile

Yellow-crowned Night-heron  Juvenile

Yellow-crowned Night-heron Juvenile

Yellow-crowned Night-heron Juvenile

The picture of this very pretty juvenile Yellow-crowned Night-heron was photographed at Big John’s Pond at the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge in Queens, New York. The photograph of this Yellow-crowned Night-heron was taken with the Canon 5D Mark III Canon 300mm f2.8 IS II with the 2X extender.