Heron along the shore of St. Lawrence River. We took a river cruise from Clayton, NY to see the islands in the Thousand Islands.
An afternoon canoe trip on the pond at Fair Haven Beach State Park flushed a lot of herons.
These Canadian geese were pretending to be decoys.
A highlight of the Sterling Nature Center was this heron rookery.
Osprey nest on St. Lawrence.
We saw this snake swim toward us in the marsh at the Sterling Nature Center. Then it disappeared behind the log. When it reappeared we couldn't figure out what we were seeing at first then realized it had a fish in its mouth (top of the photo).
Joining Wild Bird Wednesday