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Posted in Herons, Bitterns, Cranes, Pelicans, etc. on July 20, 2019

10th Anniversary Shot –

A juvenile Black-crowned Night Heron taken in August 2009 at the Ridgefield NWR.  In 2013, this image was used on the cover of a poetry book published in the United Kingdom.  One of my most memorable sightings at the refuge. Canon 40D, 1/1000, f8, ISO400, 400mm. Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Herons, Bitterns, Cranes, Pelicans, etc. on June 16, 2012

Juvenile Black-crowned Night Heron

My one and only sighting of a juvenile Black-crowned Night Heron taken at the Ridgefield NWR in Oct. 2009.  Camera used was a Canon 40D, 1/1000, f8, ISO400, 400mm, Canon EF 100-400L lens.  The bird not only let me back my truck up near him, but let me get out of the truck and t ... Continue Reading