Green Heron

Summer Sunrise at Circle B

July 22, 2012 - With a slight breeze in the forecast, I spent the morning out on the Wading Bird Way trail at the Circle B Bar Reserve.  It's been ages since I went, and it felt great to be there!  The water levels are much higher than my last visit, when the Wading…... Read more

First of Season Warblers at CBBR!

August 19, 2011 - Then the sun disappeared, and the clouds and breeze made the morning quite comfortable.  I walked up and down Heron Hideout.  This Green Heron surprised me, as he was standing out in the open on a branch.  Normally they like to stay more under cover.  I took this shot, then…... Read more

Spring Morning at Viera Wetlands

April 17, 2011 - First there was the Green Heron posing on a dead palm tree in the first cell as we entered the wetlands.  I love all the dead trees at Viera – it makes for awesome portraits!... Green Heron We drove around the outside of the cells first, just to get a…... Read more

Green Heron

A Perfect Morning at the Circle B Bar Reserve

October 3, 2010 - We asked him what he saw and it was this Green Heron, who apparently had just swallowed a nice frog.... Green Heron After we turned onto Wading Bird Way, we were greeted by the regular Anhingas sunning themselves.... Marsh Rabbit Run Species list: Anhinga, Bald Eagle, Belted Kingfisher, Black-Bellied Whistling…... Read more

There are warblers at the Circle B Bar Reserve…if you know where to look!

September 5, 2010 - White Ibis There wasn't much activity on the Alligator Alley trail.  We did see a Barred Owl flying around high in the branches of his usual tree (by the dock), but he was too high for decent pictures.  Then we came across this Green Heron posing on one of the…... Read more

Sunrise at Circle B Bar Reserve

May 29, 2010 - Towards the far end of the Heron Hideout, we noticed a pair of Green Herons, quietly sitting in a tree.... It's hard to find Green Herons; they really keep to themselves.... Green Heron As we photographed the Green Herons, the Red-winged Blackbirds circled, fussing at us to pay attention to…... Read more