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Green Heron

Butorides virescens

Description:

Stands still next to water and grabs small fish with explosive dart of head and neck. One of the few birds that uses bait to attract fish, it drops such things as bread crusts, insects, and twigs onto the water.

Habitat:

Near fresh water bodies.

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3 Comments

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 7 years ago

Thank you Alice

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 7 years ago

Very nice!

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 7 years ago

Now with a second pic

LuisStevens
Spotted by
LuisStevens

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Spotted on Jul 29, 2012
Submitted on Aug 11, 2012

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