Great Blue Heron - - - - - - ( Ardea herodias )
Just before sunset, he waits at water's edge, watching for a feeding opportunity.
Edge of Lake Emerald, in Oakland Park, Florida -US- near Fort Lauderdale.
Shot from my balcony over the lake, late Friday afternoon, February 9, 2007.
See him LARGER.
See WHERE. ( When map appears, click "hybrid" and "+" sign for best map view.)