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Tri-colored Herons


There are a few Tri-colored Herons living around the small park lakes in my area now.  I am delighted to see these beautiful medium-sized herons.  These wading birds hunt for aquatic snails, small fish, larger aquatic insects, tadpoles (pollywogs), frogs, and tender smaller turtles.

The Tri-colored Herons live near the water, and enjoy life here in Central Florida, on lakes, and in marshlands.  I took these pictures in Lake County, Florida on July 23, 2015, and again on July 27, 2015.  Please click on the thumbnail image to see a slightly larger version of that image.  Enjoy!




Comments on: "Tri-colored Herons" (4)

  1. so darn cool you get to see these beauties!

  2. Hello, great captures of the Tri-colored Heron. It is a beauty! Have a happy Thursday!

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