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Wading Birds Gallery



Wading birds generally are tall, sleek birds with long beaks which they use to hunt
in shallow waters. The herons are an exception but are still generally included as a wading bird.

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Shaking Dinner Dry
Shaking Dinner Dry
Black-necked Stilt
Black-necked Stilt
Black-crowned Night Heron
Black-crowned Night Heron
Talking
Talking
Caught
Caught
Ruddy Turnstone
Ruddy Turnstone
Chasing the Big One
Chasing the Big One
Great Blue Heron
Great Blue Heron
Nesting Time
Nesting Time
Heron in the Nest
Heron in the Nest
Scavenging Dinner
Scavenging Dinner
Big Foot
Big Foot
Great Blue Heron
Great Blue Heron
Great Blue Heron
Great Blue Heron
Preening in the Treetops
Preening in the Treetops
Shorebird
Shorebird
Bad Hair Day
Bad Hair Day
'My Place'
'My Place'
Leaving
Leaving
On the Run
On the Run
Reflection
Reflection
Hunting in the Marsh
Hunting in the Marsh
Make sure you get my best side...
"Make sure you get my best side..."
Killdeer
Killdeer
Great Blue Heron
Great Blue Heron
Yes, it's cold!
Yes, it's cold!
Searching for Dinner
Searching for Dinner
Alone
Alone
Least Sandpiper...opps! Black Turnstone
Least Sandpiper...opps! Black Turnstone
At the Edge of the Water
At the Edge of the Water
Shorebirds
Shorebirds
Black Oystercatcher
Black Oystercatcher
American Avocet
American Avocet
Dominance
Dominance
Hmmmm......
Hmmmm......
Crowded Nest
Crowded Nest
Henry the Beacon Hill Park Heron
"Henry" the Beacon Hill Park Heron
Count them...there's four!!
Count them...there's four!!
Spring Means Babies
Spring Means Babies
Tending the Nest
Tending the Nest
Give/Take
Give/Take
Returning
Returning
Early Morning Fog
Early Morning Fog
Great Blue Heron
Great Blue Heron
Tree Dance
Tree Dance
Nesting
Nesting
Pinpoint Landing
Pinpoint Landing
On the Hunt
On the Hunt
Moving through the Marsh
Moving through the Marsh
Crossing the Marsh
Crossing the Marsh
Interrupted
Interrupted
Good Fishing
Good Fishing
Fledgling
Fledgling
Even The Herons Were Hot
Even The Herons Were Hot
Evening
Evening
Fishing Reflections
Fishing Reflections
Heron Fishing
Heron Fishing
Heron in the Rain
Heron in the Rain
Snack Time
Snack Time
Fishing
Fishing
Caught!
Caught!
Headed for Shallow Water
Headed for Shallow Water
The Waiting Game
The Waiting Game
Branches for the Nest
Branches for the Nest
Lining the Nest
Lining the Nest
Day Shift
Day Shift
Neighbours
Neighbours
Great Blue Heron
Great Blue Heron
Fly-by
Fly-by
Pay-off
Pay-off
Patience
Patience
Hunting for  the Morning Meal
Hunting for the Morning Meal
Sandhill Crane 1
Sandhill Crane 1