Great Egret (Ardea alba), great-egret_MG_5189
Great Egret (Ardea alba), Morro Bay, CA 5-2-07 - Photo by Mike Baird bairdphotos.com Canon 20D 100-400mm IS lens handheld from an outrigger canoe.
More Creative Common usage: www.flickr.com/photos/spiritual_marketplace/2967143369/ and www.flickr.com/photos/shallowend24401/3000296522/
and at www.flickr.com/photos/spiritual_marketplace/3024939830 (attributed by mistake to www.flickr.com/photos/mikebaird/323626172/)
04 Oct. 2009 Creative Commons use at pokerbird.blogspot.com/2009/10/great-white-egret-nr-persh... - email said: "Hey, Mike. Here I am using another of your pics (on pokerbird.blogspot.com/2009/10/great-white-egret-nr-persh.... You take such good ones!"
05 Oct 2009 Creative Commons use note "I used your photo of a flying egret for a photomanipulation." MLee62430 [at} aol d o t com
02 Dec 2009 Creative Commons derivative works art product, I said " Wow, My Great Egret is soaring to heights he could never have dreamed of before! Fun. Thanks! Good work!"
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Great Egret (Ardea alba) bird flying over Morro Bay, CA 5-2-07