Paintings By Diane Stewart
The Heron Dance
Pause for Beauty
group:Cranes, Herons and Egrets
- Flickr is a group for sharing images over the web. Recommended for
Anna is a society member who designed the rookery interpretive signs.
Her beautiful Flickr photos feature birds from our very own rookery.
Note the amazing photos of chicks on nests, obtained without disturbing
the nests in any way.
- Symbolism of Egrets etc. in various cultures
- How Ancient Greeks, American Indians, Chinese, and others feel
about birds like ours
- Some Poems by Mary Oliver
- Egret Poems
- Poems by Wendell Berry
- The Heron, The Peace of Wild Things,
- Snowy Egret story from Roy Bedicheck
- Great story about the need of gregarious creatures like us for our
own kind (or at least, a reasonable approximation). Taken from a Texas
classic, "Adventures with a Texas Naturalist"