Sunday, October 17, 2010

5 ways to look at a willet


I spent a couple of happy hours stalking the willets feeding at low tide on St. Simons Island and never could figure out what it was they were eating...

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8 comments:

egretsnest said...

Laura . . . those pics are breathtaking!

robin andrea said...

Oh you make me miss the shore so much. What a beautiful willet. Great photos.

Floridacracker said...

Great! Love willits!

OpposableChums said...

I like how the nictitating membrane can be seen in the 4rth photo, shielding the bird's eye from the splashing of it's prey.

Rabbits' Guy said...

Sand-worms/sand-shrimp?

Dr. Know said...

Exceptional photos, but I can't believe you visited the unwashed south and didn't do a shout out.
Harumph...

Susan Gets Native said...

Nom nom nom nom....

LauraHinNJ said...

Jekyll and St. Simons are so wonderful for their tidepools!