On The Road, Photos-Birds ~Birding in Texas, Find the Blue Eggs April 9, 2017 Sheila Leave a comment High Island, Texas, Smith Oaks Rookery. It must be a real drag to sit on the nest for hours at a time. Nesting Great Egret Stand up, stretch, lay back down. Poor girl! “Did I just lay these?” “Hey, I need a break!” “Okay, its your turn.” Day Dreaming and looking pretty. “Hurry up and hatch!” “Looking good” A small section of the rookery. Up next, the fuzzies!