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Picture of the Week—Great Egret

Voting continues for the Reader's Choice in Smithsonian magazine's 6th Annual Photo Contest

A Great Egret fishing in shallow waters




Voting continues for the Reader's Choice in Smithsonian magazine's 6th Annual Photo Contest. This photo, A Great Egret fishing in shallow waters, a finalist in the Natural World category, was taken by Dan Holland in Reelfoot Lake State Park in Tennessee back in July 2007. You can almost hear the splashing water in this scene.



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Sarah Zielinski is an award-winning science writer and editor. She is a contributing writer in science for Smithsonian.com and blogs at Wild Things, which appears on Science News.

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