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Grey Heron (Σταχτοτσικνιάς)

Ardea cinerea


The grey heron (Ardea cinerea) is a long-legged predatory wading bird of the heron family, Ardeidae, native throughout temperate Europe and Asia and also parts of Africa.


I met him in a large park in the heart of Athens.

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ChristosMaroulis 6 years ago

Thank you very much Despina!!

Such a beautiful spotting, Christos! Congrats!

ChristosMaroulis 6 years ago

I am happy about this good news!! Thank you very much DanielePralong!!

DanielePralong 6 years ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated Christos!

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Αττική, Greece

Spotted on Jan 10, 2017
Submitted on Jan 12, 2017

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