Great Blue Heron, Never Saw The Alligator - Click To Enlarge

Great Blue Heron, Never Saw The Alligator

Neither of us saw the Alligator. I was looking down the canal following the birds flight, keeping focus for the landing photograph. The Heron was first looking up the canal, watching me.

Great Blue Heron, Never Saw The Alligator - Click To Enlarge
Great Blue Heron, Never Saw The Alligator – Click To Enlarge

At the last second the bird must have spotted him. With a sharp twist he pulled back his wings towards the bank.

Great Blue Heron, Never Saw The Alligator - Click To Enlarge
Great Blue Heron, Never Saw The Alligator – Click To Enlarge

After he set down was about the time we both noticed the second Alligator.

Great Blue Heron, Never Saw The Alligator - Click To Enlarge
Great Blue Heron, Never Saw The Alligator – Click To Enlarge

I know there’s plenty that I don’t see, but these birds should be a little more attentive.

 

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