Little Blue Heron
Fairly common breeding species along the barrier beach area of the southern Eastern Shore, from mid-April to mid-July. Common during the post-breeding period, early July to mid-October. Usually in and around tidal marshes. The immature bird is white. Sexes are similar.
The bird on the left is an adult female.
Collected By: Edward J Brown
Locality: l'on swamp, Christ Church Parish, South Carolina Coast
Catalog ID: 221845
The bird on the right is a juvenile.
Collected By: JW Goodwin
Locality: Crave, VA
Catalog ID: 208963