Sunday, June 21, 2009

Black heron? Name this bird?

Anyone know who this guy is? He was way out in the wetlands--hence the unclear photo--but looked to be about the same size as the great egrets. At first I thought he was an ibis, but his beak is straight. Maybe a not-so-little Little Blue Heron?

Then he took off, big wings, legs trailing, flying like a heron.

Of course, he could just be the black sheep from this guy's family:

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