First-year Little Blue Herons are pure white, while adults are blue.
This bird was busy fishing so allowed me to get close.
A second Year Little Blue Heron.
In a Pine, overlooking a large pond.
Seen at Brazos Bend State Park, TX in early February
Photo taken at Rockledge, Florida
Juvenile, just beginning to change color. Late Sept. in SC.
Fishing along the edge of a lake in Hillsborough County Florida
Little Blue Heron, immature
Juvenile fishing for breakfast
Ft. Pierce, FL
This one surprised me by hopping up onto the bridge rail from the pond below. He regretted his decision and flew off almost immediately.