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Great Blue Heron Nest Building

Spring is such a great time of year for bird watching. One of my most favorites to watch are the Great Blue Herons in Boulder County, Colorado. You can watch these birds for hours as they fly in and out of the nest to the ground grabbing sticks for their nest. An amazing sight to see like watching prehistoric animals in flight. […]

Great Blue Heron Hanging Out

A scenic view of some Colorado Great Blue Heron hanging out in their nest in the trees tops. This was the first time I have seen them all in the nest at once. They were doing some springtime nest building on this morning. This image has a layer of texture added. Fine art nature landscape […] […]

Great Blue Heron

Great Blue Heron, this species usually breeds in colonies, in trees close to lakes or other wetlands like you see in this fine art photography image. Often such colonies include only Great Blue Herons, sometimes they nest alongside other species of herons. These groups are called heronry. Heronry are usually relatively close, usually within 4 […] […]

Thats A Lot Of Heron

A scenic view of some Colorado Great Blue Heron hanging out in their nest in the trees. This was the first time I have seen them all in the nest at once. They were doing some springtime nest building. […]

Colorado Great Blue Heron

Colorado Great Blue Heron, this species usually breeds in colonies, in trees close to lakes or other wetlands like you see in this image. Often such colonies include only Great Blue Herons, sometimes they nest alongside other species of herons. These groups are called heronry (a more specific term than “rookery”). The size of these […] […]

Great Blue Heron Birdsnest

A scenic view of some Colorado Great Blue Heron hanging out in their nest in the trees. This was the first time I have seen them all in the nest at once. They were doing some springtime nest building. […]