Freshly Fledged in the Cove

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Great blue heron fledgling being joined by it’s mother in the cove.


Thanks to Josh R and WordPress for the Weekly Photo Challenge: Family.

Thanks once again to Stewart Monckton for the Wild Bird Wednesday prompt.

Thanks to the fine folks at Wordless Saturday


A selection of my heron and flower photos is now available at the Five Crows Gallery in Natick, MA. Drop in and see the work of the many wonderfully creative artists who show there when you’re in the area.

Five Crows is on FaceBook. To give the gallery a visit, please click here.

Remember: Walk softly and carry a long lens.™

The Tao of Feathers™

© 2014 Babsje. (

Great Blue Heron, Fledgling

Posted on January 18, 2014, in ardea herodias, Art, Birds, Feathers on Friday, Great Blue Heron, Nature, Photography, postaday, Weekly Photo Challenge, Wild Bird Wednesday, Wildlife Photography, Wordless Saturday. Bookmark the permalink. 17 Comments.

  1. As usual, always love to see my favorite bird!

  2. Walk softly and carry a big lens. I cannot believe I’d not heard that until now Babsje!!! Good shot and BTW congrats on your Fresh Press the other day!!

  3. every creature on earth needs family + friends… it makes life have purpose:-)

  4. Nice catch!

    Here is my modern family:

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