Afternoon sun shines on the beak.
Eggs in the nest!
A little wind shows off the breeding plumage.
I wonder if she is sitting on eggs.
Their eyes are often closed when preening.
In Flight. Yellow beak and black feet help ID the Great Egret.
Hanging out at Marvin's Pond, almost time to find a mate.
These birds are on two different nests! We can see eggs at the base of the birds feet.
Red Maple with samaras (winged seeds) in the foreground
Again, two birds, one hidden, except for breeding plumage blowing in the wind.
Great Egrets. nest building
Interesting shot of the birds tongue.
Great Blue Heron
It is windy atop the Loblolly Pines
This tree is about ready to leaf out, in another week or so this nest will be hidden.
Heading for the nest.