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 Great Blue Heron Nests

 

     

The first dare devil

 

Making the first modest jump

A chick taking the role of a  parent

Another dare devil testing

it's  courage and skill

When will the food arrive?

 

Dispute

 

Parent bringing food

 

stored in the upper part of the esophagus

 

A frenzy breaks out

 

One chick got a gopher

 

Then-High 5!

Another nest nearby

 

 

 

 

       
   

 

 

head support

 
For more Blue Herons in the nests, click here

For  images of the Great Blue Heron hunting click here 

Copyright 1999 by Fritz Wilhelm, Zero & One,
Last modified: July 22, 2012