It's been 6 weeks since my last visit visit to Baylands Preserve, and I was anxious to see the young egrets and herons in the rookery. I wanted to try my hand at bird-in-flight shots, too. View attachment 98468 Don't the Black-crested Night-Heron have spooky eyes? View attachment 98469 Even Canada Geese are cute... until they grow up . View attachment 98470 Momma Night-Heron seemed a little alarmed that her baby doesn't resemble her... or the father! View attachment 98471 Twins seem to abound in the rookery. View attachment 98472 These little snowy egrets never left each other's side... View attachment 98473 View attachment 98474 ... and sometimes it was hard to figure out when one ended and the other started :Confused: View attachment 98475 The way the adults kept going after nesting material, you'd think there was another wave of egg laying about to begin. View attachment 98476 It sure is relaxing at Baylands. I'll try to make my visits more frequent.