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Feed Me!

A robin feeds her babies in the nest.

Feed Me!

Feed Me!

Baby Osprey Spotted

A baby osprey is spotted in the nest for the first time this year.

Baby Osprey Spotted

Baby Osprey Spotted

Crowded in the Nest

The mother and her two young great blue herons share the nest.

Crowded in the Nest

Crowded in the Nest

Young Herons are Growing in the Rookery

The nests in the heron rookery are getting crowded these days as the young heron start to grow.

Young Herons in Rookery

Young Herons in Rookery

The Kids are driving Me Crazy

The baby herons are driving mom crazy in the nest.

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Babies in the Rookery

New Great Blue Herons are born throughout the Rookery.

Baby Great Blue Herons in Rookery

Baby Great Blue Herons in Rookery

Osprey Landing on Nest

A male osprey with wings spread wide landing on nest with female mate.

Osprey Landing on Nest

Osprey Landing on Nest

Heron Watching Over Eggs

Female heron watching over her eggs in the nest.

Female Heron Watching Over Eggs in Nest

Female Heron Watching Over Eggs in Nest

Osprey Wings

An osprey landing on the nest with his wings spread open wide.

Osprey Wings

Osprey Wings

Great Blue Heron in Flight

A great blue heron flying through the blue sky.

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Heron Watching the Nest

A female great blue heron watching over the nest.

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Herons Flying

Great blue herons are soaring through the spring blue sky.

Great Blue Heron Flying

Great Blue Heron Flying

Great Blue Heron Nest Building

Great Blue Heron Nest Building

Herons Building Their Nest

Two Great Blue Herons building their nest in a tree.

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Juvenile Herons Fighting Over Who Eats First

Here is a pair of juvenile herons fighting over who gets to eat first, while mom sets of the branch waiting.

Juvenile Herons Fighting Over Who Eats First

Juvenile Herons Fighting Over Who Eats First

Great Blue Heron Rookery

Here are a number of great blue herons in the rookery.

Great Blue Heron Rookery

Great Blue Heron Rookery

Male Heron Returning to the Nest

A male heron returning to the nest with a twig to help complete the nest.

Male Heron Returning to the Nest

Male Heron Returning to the Nest

Great Blue Heron Nesting

Here is a female great blue heron in the rookery rearranging her nest to sit on the eggs.

Great Blue Heron Nesting 

Great Blue Heron Nesting 

Where is Lunch Mom!

Here are two young osprey telling mom they are hungry and want to eat now. This photograph was taken with a Canon 7D Mark II camera and a Sigma 150-600 lens with a 1.4x teleconverter giving a effective length of 840 mm. The shutter speed was set at 1/1000 second, the aperture was set at f9 and the ISO was set at 2500.

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Where is Lunch Mom!

Where is Lunch Mom!

Osprey Take-Off!

The female osprey takes flight from the nest.  Her powerful wings are at the top of there stoke, allowing her to gain altitude over the nest in just a few large wing flaps.  This photograph was taken with my Canon 7D camera and a 400 mm lens.  The shutter speed was set at 1/1600 second, the aperture was  set at F6.3 and the ISO was set at 250.

Osprey Take-Off

Osprey Take-Off