Lonely vigil

Herons can frequently be found on the waterfront off Oak Bay

A heron stands sentry on a rock at Cattle Point. The bird is one of several types of marine life that people can observe at the waterfront location.

A heron stands sentry on a rock at Cattle Point. The bird is one of several types of marine life that people can observe at the waterfront location.

A lone heron perches on a rock off Cattle Point, surveying the scene.