Tricolored Heron In The Shade - click to enlarge

Tricolored Heron In The Shade

This was taken at a place where multiple canals, and marsh streams meet. The water flow has eroded the sides enough to make a steep bank.

Tricolored Heron In The Shade - click to enlarge
Tricolored Heron In The Shade – click to enlarge

Besides the shade making it easier to spot fish in the water there was a lot going on around the bend here.

Tricolored Heron In The Shade - click to enlarge
Tricolored Heron In The Shade – click to enlarge

Several larger Herons, Egrets, and a smaller Alligator had claimed the open water. Best to stay away.

Tricolored Heron In The Shade - click to enlarge
Tricolored Heron In The Shade – click to enlarge

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