Photo of the Week: Happy Release Day

Photo of the Week: Happy Release Day

Two hands delicately hold a green heron.

Green herons visit the Chesapeake Bay region’s marshes and wetlands from spring through autumn.

Photo courtesy of: Kevin Divins

In September, Rappahannock Wildlife Refuge released a rescued green heron back into the wild!

—Kevin Divins

Ensure that Kevin and future generations continue to enjoy extraordinary sights and places like these along the Chesapeake. Support the Chesapeake Clean Water Blueprint—the plan to Save the Bay and its waters!

Do you have a favorite Chesapeake photo you'd like to submit to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation's Photo of the Week contest? Upload your digital photo along with a brief description of where and when it was taken, and what the Chesapeake Bay means to you. We look forward to seeing your photos!



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