Photographic Life List - Patrick J. Blake Photography
Big bluestem grasses (<i>Andropogon gerardii</i>) stand tall before a waning sunset at Trustom Pond National Wildlife Refuge in South Kingstown, Rhode Island.

Photo taken 16 August 2011.

Purple Heron
Nominate subspecies
Ardea purpurea purpurea
Family Ardeidae

Added to Life List: 21 August 2015

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