Rookery

June 26, 2013  |  Birds

On the Back side of Smith Oaks is a lake with a horseshoe shaped Island called heron Island. It was covered in Snowy Egrets and Roseate spoonbills raising their young.. its an annual event and one of the better rookeries in the area.

 

Snowy Egret

Snowy Egret

 

 

Baby Snowy Egret

Baby Snowy Egret

 

 

Roseate and young

Roseate and young

 

 

Nesting

Nesting

 

 

Looking for a snack

Looking for a snack