This juvenile Yellow-crowned Night Heron was observed at Lemmon Lake in the Joppa Preserve area of the Great Trinity Forest. This is a young, newly independent bird—a product of this past spring’s breeding season.

Observations Details

County Dallas
City Dallas
Date Jun 24, 2012
Time of Day Morning
Temperature Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C)
Weather Clear
Habitat Recreation-Park
Type of Behavior Hunting
Gender Uncertain
Maturity Juvenile
Observer Chris Jackson
Main Article Yellow-crowned Night Heron Observation Location