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

Sedge of Cranes

In my truck between markers 11 & 12 on Jan. 11, 2019, at the Ridgefield NWR.  Suddenly there was noise and I looked up to see about 60 Sandhill Cranes in formation–by far the largest number of flying cranes I’ve seen at the River S Unit.  The photo shows only ab ... Continue Reading

Posted in Herons, Bitterns, Cranes, Pelicans, etc. on November 6, 2015

Sign of Fall

A little different pose of these Sandhill Cranes as they approach for a landing in Rest Lake.   Taken Oct. 23, 2015, at the Ridgefield NWR.   Best viewed large. VIEW LARGE! Canon 5D Mark III, 1/1600, f4, ISO 800, 500mm, 10:39 a.m. Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery, Herons, Bitterns, Cranes, Pelicans, etc. on April 7, 2012

Sandhill Cranes at Ridgefield

Two cranes fying over Rest Lake at the Ridgefield NWR, taken Feb. 15, 2012.  Shot with a Canon 7D, 1/640, f5.6, ISO800, Canon 400mm f5.6L lens. Continue Reading