Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon

Sandhill Crane youngster

Sandhill Crane youngster

This immature Sandhill Crane was with its two parents only about 120 feet off the road.  The youngster was standing but the two mature birds seemed to be laying down in the long grass taking a rest.  They all flew away after about 10 minutes.

Canon 7D Mark II, 1/2000, f4.5, ISO 400, 500mm, 4:01 p.m.

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