Yorkshire Sculpture Park (the best bit)

Now to be honest I did have a slight ulterior motive to wanting to visit the park……..someone told me there was a nesting heron!!!

Well they lied, there are a whole bunch of nesting herons on an island in the lake!!!!

The nests are huge and there are probably ten to twelve and on each one is a pair of huge herons. Simply stunning.

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  1. afairymind · February 21, 2015

    Great captures. 🙂 There are some herons nesting at some gravel pits not far from where I live, unfortunately I never manage to get close enough to take decent pictures of them!

  2. saralynne7 · February 22, 2015

    What an amazing sight!

    • spugwash · February 22, 2015

      Totally unexpected I’ll be back soon

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