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Bastille Day Tricolored Herons

I didn’t have binoculars¬† at Elmendorf Lake yesterday so I spent some extra time checking out the heron rookery with bare eyeballs.¬† I’ve never noticed it before, but there’s at least one family of tricolored herons¬† roosting around the southeast corner of the heron island, easily observed from Our Lady of the Lake’s parking lot.…