Heron Rookery

LOOKING Closer

This camera captured images of a heron rookery through the seasons near the outlet of Lake McConaughy. Heron’s are a gregarious species and prefer to nest in tree colonies. This camera is retired.

Look Out For

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Osprey Nesting

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Herons Nesting

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Large Congregation of Bald Eagles

LOCATION Map

April 2016

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May 2016

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2

June 2016

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July 2016

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August 2016

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September 2016

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October 2016

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November 2016

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December 2016

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January 2017

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February 2017

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March 2017

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April 2017

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May 2017

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Grasslands|Wetlands

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