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Posts tagged “Black-capped Night-Heron

Afternoon Nap

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Here’s a juvenile Black-capped Night Heron at it’s favourite daytime roost, catching some Zzz’s


Peeved

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Here’s a Black-capped Night Heron at it’s normal roost deep in the branches of a tree.

It had it’s back to the wind which was blowing his plumes up over it’s face.


Heron

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An odd sort of fellow. ¬†Here’s a Black-crowned Night Heron.

It’s unusual to see them with their eyes open during the day.


That Eye

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A Black-Capped Night Heron safely perched in the middle of a Cherry Tree.


Frustration

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A juvenile Black-crowned Night Heron, looks on in frustration at the minnows swimming near by under the ice. ¬†Unable to figure out how to get to them, it regurgitates what ever was in it’s craw and then re-ate it’s lunch.

Notice the minnows at it’s feet on the ice!