Friday, April 11, 2014

Cattle Egret and Greater Yellowlegs stopover in flooded agricultural field near Canon City

Every spring migrating shorebirds and waterbirds stopover in the Canon City area in flooded agricultural fields. Today I found this Cattle Egret foraging in the wet vegetation around the flooded fields.

Also foraging on the edge of the flooded fields were these two Greater Yellowlegs. SeEtta