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Yellow-crowned Night-Heron

Posted by Peter Lousberg on October 11, 2013 at 1:10 pm
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At a small lake in our condo area, this Night-Heron was hatched in its mangrove nest. It frequently forages at the lake and on this day was rewarded with a large crab. With a firm grasp in its bill of one of the crab’s legs it flew across the lake to the mngroves and out of view.