Great Egret Plumes
A Bad Hair Day
Watching Over Her Nest
Three Mouths To Feed
Hungry egret chicks wait for more food from mom.
A great egret searches the shore in hopes of bringing something back to the nest.
Two Great Egrets spend time preening while guarding the nest.
Bright Blue Eggs
A great egret guards her three eggs in the nest.
Taking A Break
A great egret takes a break from sitting on her thee eggs to preen.
Pretty In Pink
A Roseate Spoonbill rests on a branch in the rookery.
A great egret comes in for a landing to the nest in the rookery after fishing for a meal in the nearby lagoon.
So, this Spoonbill walks into a bar...
A Roseate Spoonbill whispers something to its mate.
A Roseate Spoonbill soars through the air back to its nest.
Hang On Tight
The Roseate Spoonbill has a tough time balancing on a branch with his feet which are made more for walking on muddy shorelines.
Who You Lookin' At?
Burrowing Owls outside their man made "burrow" at the Sonny Bono National Wildlife Refuge near the Salton Sea, California.
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