Thursday, May 18, 2017

Almost missed this Least Bittern

These Least Bitterns' plumage melds into the habitat so well, and stay so still until they lunge for their prey, I almost missed this bird.  This species is only about a foot tall. This was again from the South Padre Island Convention Center boardwalk and in same area where Javi Gonzales spotted the Least Bittern that I photographed a few days ago.  SeEtta