Great Egrets Sitting Pretty - Click To Enlarge

Great Egrets Sitting Pretty

Several Great Egrets were near the trails, each made a nice image on their own, but I felt they worked better together. As a series.

Great Egrets Sitting Pretty - Click To Enlarge
Great Egrets Sitting Pretty – Click To Enlarge

There are 3 different birds here.

Great Egrets Sitting Pretty - Click To Enlarge
Great Egrets Sitting Pretty – Click To Enlarge

The first 2 photographs are the same Egret in a Cypress tree.

Great Egrets Sitting Pretty - Click To Enlarge
Great Egrets Sitting Pretty – Click To Enlarge

The second bird was not on any rookery islands, rather he was sitting on the far side of a trail looking towards the islands.

Great Egrets Sitting Pretty - Click To Enlarge
Great Egrets Sitting Pretty – Click To Enlarge

The last Egret was also on a rookery island. This bird was perched close by on a branch over the water.

I doubt I will see this many around the rookeries until next spring. Fishing is easier in the marshes and shore at this time of year.

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