Heron Convention

By: beckymather

Jun 14 2014

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Category: birds, Guttenberg, Mississippi River, wildlife

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Aperture:f/11
Focal Length:300mm
ISO:640
Shutter:1/800 sec
Camera:Canon EOS 70D

Great Blue Herons are usually solitary birds- I almost always see 1 or 2 of them. I have never seen a group like this on the upper Mississippi. My bird book says they nest in groups, so maybe we will see heron babies soon.  Of course many of them took off when our boat approached.

 

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