Little Blue Heron, A Welcome Sight - click to enlarge

Little Blue Heron, A Welcome Sight

The Little Blue was the first I have seen in over a month. This was shot in a marsh and I believe during the fall and winter they move close to the shore.

Little Blue Heron, A Welcome Sight - click to enlarge
Little Blue Heron, A Welcome Sight – click to enlarge
Little Blue Heron, A Welcome Sight - click to enlarge
Little Blue Heron, A Welcome Sight – click to enlarge

This birds legs are still clearly green so most likely he is one of last years young.

Little Blue Heron, A Welcome Sight - click to enlarge
Little Blue Heron, A Welcome Sight – click to enlarge

In June this area will be filled with them again, a small bird rookery is only a few miles away.

Little Blue Heron, A Welcome Sight - click to enlarge
Little Blue Heron, A Welcome Sight – click to enlarge

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