12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
More Than He Can Chew

A Great blue heron catches himself a larger meal than he bargained for. The mullet seemed to be too large to swallow whole and he walked around looking confused as to what to do with it for some time. Finally he walked off into the marsh with his fish, apparently to figure it out.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Gaston, South Carolina, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T3i
Copyright: © Joe Quinn