Nature Through My Lens

Great Blue Heron

Wing Span


A Great Blue Heron (Andea herodias) in a local farmers field hunting for summer. We stopped on the road and I guess it didn’t like our presence, even though we were a distance away. It started to leave and then decided to stay after this great wing display!

Precarious Perch


A Great Blue Heron making itself comfortable on a nesting box at the bird sanctuary.

On the Hunt


A Great Blue Heron, having some success catching little silver fish in the marsh. ┬áDon’t know how many of those little guys make up a meal!

That Itch

itchy ear

A Great Blue Heron

A Stern Look

GBH sternlook

A stern look from a Great Blue Heron

Soaking in the Sun


A Great Blue Heron soaking in the sun on a cold December morning.



A proud Great Blue Heron.

This guy was sitting on the top of a bird box commonly used by Swallows!

Just this great legged creature up there on top of a 8×8 inch square of wood!