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Posted in Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge on October 25, 2019

The Ridgefield NWR Access Bridge

I took this image of the 60 year-old Ridgefield NWR access bridge (in Ridgefield, WA) back in January 2013, at the end of a shooting day. The refuge is at the far end of the bridge in the photo.  It is an old one-lane, wood plank bridge which is now being replaced by the constr ... Continue Reading

Posted in Herons, Bitterns, Cranes, Pelicans, etc. on October 13, 2019

Two Greats in Sync

Back for an encore, this shot was taken about 5 years ago at the Ridgefield NWR. I noticed the Great Egret and the Great Blue Heron way out in the field to my left (400 feet, after checking Google Earth). After taking some shots I realized that the egret was on a branch further b ... Continue Reading