15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A juvenile Blue Heron flexing some muscle.
Fishing was good upon the floating dock that day. Varied bird species would try to land there but this juvenile Blue Heron was not allowing other occupants. Even at such a young age laying claim to his domain was a piece of cake.
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||Oct. 24, 2017, 8:34 a.m.