The largest dike in this marsh separates tidal salt marshes from miles of fresh water wetlands. All the locals know which side to work based on the waters depth.
Below a Great Egret waited on an old trunk piling as the tide turned. Water moves fast here, the current pushing fish along with it.
The larger birds hang and wait for this delivery service. Like Uber Eats, only fresher.
Great Egret, ACE Basin.