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Through The Swamp, Heron

A Great Blue Heron over open water heading towards the Cypress Trees in a rookery. In the background you can see just how dense the swamp is.

Through The Swamp, Heron
Through The Swamp, Heron
Through The Swamp, Heron
Through The Swamp, Heron

Spanish Moss hangs from in the distance also.

Through The Swamp, Heron
Through The Swamp, Heron

Shooting wide from my location across the swamp helps keep focus on the Heron.

Morning Marsh Scenes

While we didn’t make it for dawn these photographs were taken not much later.

Morning Marsh Scenes
Morning Marsh Scenes

Above has a few Mergansers off in the back.

Below, no White Pelican have not moved back north that I can tell. Rangers have mentioned this marsh, further out, had flocks all last year.

Morning Marsh Scenes
Morning Marsh Scenes
Morning Marsh Scenes
Morning Marsh Scenes

And the final shot points out Gull and Terns.

Not a bad assortment, and all without walking more than a few yards.