Tricolored In The Reeds - click to enlarge

Tricolored In The Reeds

This Heron was following a juvenile Tricolored Heron around a marsh.

Tricolored In The Reeds - click to enlarge
Tricolored In The Reeds – click to enlarge

The adult was being very territorial.

Tricolored In The Reeds - click to enlarge
Tricolored In The Reeds – click to enlarge

Above is the young bird.

Tricolored In The Reeds - click to enlarge
Tricolored In The Reeds – click to enlarge

This particular spot is only about 1,000 acres (a wild guess based on the whole area) so perhaps he was feeling the need for space.

 

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