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Bittern Jnr

By TerryMcK  
A juvenile Bittern that has yet to learn that its species is supposed to be seclusive and elusive. It had left the cover of a nearby reedbed to feed in a stretch of open, shallow water.

I'm grateful to those who reacted to my previous picture, "Otters." A special mention to Steve (sparrowhawk) for his UA.

Tags: Bittern Wildlife and nature

Voters: RLF, RonDM, tpfkapm and 31 more

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RonDM Plus
7 336 United Kingdom
3 Jan 2022 1:03PM
Great capture

Ron
sparrowhawk Plus
13 282 3 United Kingdom
3 Jan 2022 1:39PM
a beauty
3 Jan 2022 2:07PM
A great capture Terry, never been that lucky with a Bittern.SmileSmile
3 Jan 2022 3:38PM
Well captured.
3 Jan 2022 5:44PM
Lovely to see, the youngster is beautiful. Well done 👌

taggart Plus
17 47 15 United States
3 Jan 2022 5:48PM
A wonderful bird image--- (He will learn)
richmowil Plus
13 484 2 England
3 Jan 2022 7:39PM
Very good capture Terry.

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