This Yellow-Crowned Night Heron observation comes to us from Landon Cheatham in Richardson, Texas. This pair of newly fledged juveniles was raised in a tree in Landon’s front yard. They are frequently seen eating bugs from the residence’s flower beds.

Observations Details

CountyDallas
CityRichardson
DateJun 28, 2012
Time of DayAfternoon
TemperatureWarm (70-89°F/21-32°C)
WeatherPartly Cloudy
HabitatResidential-Single Family
Type of BehaviorForaging
GenderUncertain
MaturityJuvenile
ObserverLandon Cheatham