Great Blue Heron, Leaving A Swamp - click to enlarge

Great Blue Heron, Leaving A Swamp

This was taken as the Heron jumped off a cypress tree to leave a rookery.

Great Blue Heron, Leaving A Swamp - click to enlarge
Great Blue Heron, Leaving A Swamp – click to enlarge

With the water below the nest trees these birds just leap in the air and move off to find food.

Great Blue Heron, Leaving A Swamp - click to enlarge
Great Blue Heron, Leaving A Swamp – click to enlarge

It’s even more impressive because they think nothing of it, even though the water below has Alligators waiting for any mistakes from above.

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