A Cattle Egret nestling looks on as his mama jumps up to convince a Night-crowned Heron to move on to his own nest!
Wednesday, July 27, 2011
The three baby Cattle Egrets...and mama from behind
These are the same Cattle Egrets from the previous post. Mama left the nest for a few minutes to chase away a Night-crowned Heron, and when she returned, she faced the other direction, showing off her beautiful nuptial plumage.