Black-Crowned Night Heron

This Black-Crowned Night Heron mystified me. He let me get very close to him and wasn’t stressed at all. He was standing on the rocks on one leg for a long time. *** Yesterday at Bear River I wasn’t prepared for thunder, rain and nasty biting gnats and came home bitten by them. By the […]

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In the Marsh

The Black-Crowned Night Heron is looking for food in the early morning in the marsh in full breeding attire.      

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A Frog for Breakfast

The Black-crowned night heron is looking for food. He does it mainly in the night time or early morning. He would stand still for a long time at the water’s edge very alert looking for prey. And then he would finally would catch a frog. He swallows a frog whole. I missed the moment – […]

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