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Egret take-off

By digitalfingers      
A rare spotting of an Egret in my local park, although it does house over 50 heron. This Egret is the parks most recent visitor and has been around for about a week now. I decided to go along yesterday and camp in some reeds next to the lake and wait. Patience paid off as the Egret turned up and began fishing nearby. It ended up getting chased by a Coot and took off and the shot above is the result.

Tags: Fishing Park Heron Visit Local Rare Common Wildlife and nature Egretandwhite bird

Voters: NDODS, longhoss, pronabk and 12 more

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NDODS 9 5.2k 127 United Kingdom
10 Aug 2012 10:53AM
Very rare maybe, very beautiful indeed, simply exquisite.

Regards Nathan

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10 Aug 2012 10:59AM
Thanks NDODS.
debu 9 India
10 Aug 2012 11:18AM
Superb in flight captured.
10 Aug 2012 12:53PM
Great PoV. Well captured.
Maiwand 13 3 73 England
10 Aug 2012 4:10PM
Superb capture and timing.
10 Aug 2012 8:12PM
thank you all!! Wink

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