Watching The Marsh, Great Egrets

Watching The Marsh, Great Egrets

These were taken mid morning while ‘taking a break’ on a dike road. This means we have already walked the area, held the heavy cameras up for a few hours, and are now standing around just watching. I might even be using a monopod by now. It’s amazing how heavy the stuff can get…

Watching The Marsh, Great Egrets
Watching The Marsh, Great Egrets

Early feeding is done, now the leisurely strolls and occasional fish snatches is happening.

Watching The Marsh, Great Egrets
Watching The Marsh, Great Egrets

Above a jumbo shrimp could not be passed up even if the bird was not hungry. Big shrimp, and even bigger Blue Claw Crabs are here. The crabs being a favorite of the gators.

Watching The Marsh, Great Egrets
Watching The Marsh, Great Egrets

Speaking of gators, there is always one that sneaks into a series of shots.

Donnelley Wildlife Management Area, South Carolina.

 

 

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