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Tricolored Heron

A medium-sized, slender heron of the southeastern United States, the Tricolored Heron was formerly known as the Louisiana Heron. The tricolored heron breeds in southeastern New Mexico and Texas, on the Gulf Coast and on the Atlantic Coast from Florida to New Jersey. It winters from Texas and New Jersey south to northern South America and the West Indies. Captured at Bunche Beach, Ft. Myers, Florida
Canon EOS 5D Mark II, f/9 @ 560 mm, 1/1600, ISO 800, No Flash

Tricolored Heron