Tuesday, August 14, 2007

Sunday, August 12, 2007

Mendenhall Road, Peoria County

A Juvenile Black-crowned Night Heron was snoozing in the trees along the pond off Mendenhall Road.
   
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Great Blue Heron sunning his wings and preening his feathers.
   
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Great Egrets and Great Blue Herons foraging in a pond off Mendenhall Road.
 
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Hundreds of Great Blue Herons, Great Egrets, and other wading and shore birds are in the ponds and mudflats on both sides of Mendenhall Road.
   
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Juvenile Snowy Egret Preening in the Trees.
 
 
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