Must not have been very hungry or didn't see food, mostly just stood around. In this shot, he's moving.
Body partly in the water.
Juvenile at Long Beach Harbor
Flying across the Hellman lowlands of Los Cerritos Wetlands
Three Great Egrets sitting on a eucalyptus snag in the eucs around the old foundation of the Hellman Ranch house. This area of Los Cerritos Wetlands is known as the Hellman Property or Hellman lowlands.
Great Blue Heron catching a fish in the creek in Watterworth Park.
somewhere between Fengjie and Fuling; a colony in trees lining reservoir - seen in morning flying in groups off to feeding grounds; not sure of species but the common egret in the region
The herons are long-legged freshwater and coastal birds in the family Ardeidae, with 64 recognised species (some are called "egrets" or "bitterns" instead of "heron"). Within Ardeidae, all members of the genera Botaurus and Ixobrychus are referred to as "bitterns", and — including the Zigzag Heron or Zigzag Bittern — are a monophyletic group within the Ardeidae. However, egrets are not a biologically distinct group from the herons, and tend to be named differently because they...