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Kearny Marsh Update: Ron Shields

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Ron Shields writes:

Please find attached some images from the Kearny Marsh over the past weekend.

The Common Moorhens (above) have been putting on quite a show and have been seen and heard throughout the marsh.

Least Bitterns have been found in several locations and I was finally able to capture one with my camera ("on the jump").

The water level is dropping and, as a result, mudflats are now exposed and awaiting the influx of migrating shorebirds. 

Ron's Bittern and Eastern Kingbird images follow.


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