13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A Blue Heron in flight over a shallow pond

This Blue Heron had just lifted off from the shore of a shallow pond and was relocating to search for more food.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2015
Date Uploaded: 09.2015
Photo Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States of America
Camera: ILCA-77M2
Copyright: © Allan Rowe