Wild Westhampton

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The Yellow Crowned Night Heron

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I had been following a butterfly by the marshlands, taking its photo, when something made me turn. There, to my surprise, was a bird I had never seen before. I suspected it was a yellow crowned night heron, despite the lack of yellow crown. It was very calm and watched me watching it for a while, until it decided I was no threat and went back to fishing for its midday meal.

The Yellow Crowned Night Heron
02 June 2010
Westhampton Beach, NY

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  1. It’s lovely when that kind of thing happens! You got a good picture too 🙂

    suzannetakesyouup

    June 16, 2010 at 4:21 am


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