some like this little one head out into the murky waters and find a log or flotsam to stand on this one has a broken wing and had to struggle to get to safety.
Nature is cruel sometimes, but maybe there are to many at this time of year and mother nature knows what to do.
notice the young of all the herons have greenish legs as they get older they change to black and one of the features of the Little white Egret are its yellow feet
Above, this years chick, below , an adult
Three in a row Sqacco Heron White egret, and night heron.