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This is a discussion on Egret within the A Kodak Moment: not necessarily plants... forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Guessing perhaps this one is a female, as its plumage is nothing fancy? Shots were ...

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    Guessing perhaps this one is a female, as its plumage is nothing fancy? Shots were taken from my balconey.

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    I agree your male birds should have breeding plumage by now. Nice views from your balcony!

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    Beautiful bird...And it's a good fish catcher, too! Betty

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    I love it when these land in the yard. I am still gaga over the wildlife here. The best is on a windy day...they wag their necks back and forth to match foilage moving with the wind. I had a much smaller one on the front porch, perched on the cement wall.

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    Great shots, Paul! Love the last one especially.

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