Sunday, March 21, 2010

Crowns Up!

Yellow -crowned Night Heron ready to defend his territory! This was the first time I've ever seen the display -- crown feathers standing straight up and mantle all a-bristle!

Away with you, young upstart!

To the victor go the spoils. The nest is his once again. Now all he needs is a lady to share it with...

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

oh yes---super shot---kudos to you Jane for those sharp eyes, spotting this display---