Working The Pluff, Green Heron

Working The Pluff, Green Heron

Watching a Green Heron while surrounded by the ‘Lowcountry Perfume’. Pluff mud… completely unique to our marshes.

Working The Pluff, Green Heron
Working The Pluff, Green Heron

He was knee deep in the pluff so it was a slow go.

Working The Pluff, Green Heron
Working The Pluff, Green Heron
Working The Pluff, Green Heron
Working The Pluff, Green Heron

The water and mud move with small fish and insects getting there was his problem.  Even a small Heron like this one can get stuck.

Working The Pluff, Green Heron
Working The Pluff, Green Heron

Part of the fun is to watch the dramatic flair these Herons bring to the hunt.

Charleston, South Carolina.

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