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an egret reflected in still water
February 15, 2014

The Elegance of the Egret

"I was driving through the Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge in New Jersey on a foggy morning and noticed this egret in the water, hunting," writes Howard Williams, a member of National Geographic Your Shot. "The water was so still it was like a mirror, and there was just enough light to see it."

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Photograph by Howard Williams, National Geographic Your Shot
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