Black Crowned Night Heron

Went out this morning to a small Black Crowned Night Heron colony not very far from Stanley. This year there are 15 nests which is 2 up on last year. 


Some birds are still sitting on eggs while other pairs young have already fledged.







2 thoughts on “Black Crowned Night Heron

  1. Untitled Comment
    These are some of your best photos – I thought it was lovely to find close-ups of the birds faces. A wonderful surprise to come eye-to-eye like that.

    Happy New Year to you!

  2. Stunning night herons
    These are really great night heron shots. I think they were probably my favourite bird to photograph on the Falklands (excluding penguins!) – they have so much character. Keep up the good work

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