14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A Snowy Egret awaits its next meal

All important spring-fed ponds along California's Central Coast keep shorebirds such as this Snowy Egret well supplied with an essential diet of frogs and small fish.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Los Osos, California, United States of America
Copyright: © Dan Kleck