|Great blue herons, circling|
|Great blue herons|
Another long-legged wader briefly investigates the quarry for sustenance.
|Mother mallard the proctor|
Seven supervised ducklings tour tasty potentials along the cliffs.
Up above a troop of barn swallows instructs its youngsters.
|Young barn swallows|
They alternate encouragement and harassment to their siblings.
|Herring gull lands among Great black-backed gulls|
Across the way gulls model their flight expertise.
|Approaching the quarry rim|