Gallery - Photos tagged by heron

White-faced Heron

This shot of a white-faced heron in the nest was taken at Maranda.

Kotuku White Heron 6

"Up Up & Away"

Up And Away 1

Off we go}:-]

Stretch

Even with only one foot on the ground the Kotuku is able to fully extend its neck in an endever to catch its prey.

Airborne

This shot of the Kotuku wth its neck retracted shows its difference in flight style from the swan, for example.

White-faced Heron

All puffed up!

Up And Away

It is nice to beable to see the birds reflection as it takes off.

Kotuku White Heron 4

What a beautiful wingspan.

Up And Away 2

Off we go);-)