found this little guy struggling trying to fly and dropped him off at the rescue
Seemed small for a great egret but hard for me to tell.
Requires new tail
juvenile, swimming in the pool; less than dime-sized.
Tiny four petaled purple flowers with yellow centers
Large leaved riverside flowering plant
Five pink petalled flower with fancy white anthers. Habitat is urban Mississippi River bank.
Mystery bird in flight - heron?
Orleans Parish, Louisiana, US