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Green heron

Butorides virescens


This small green heron (about 17 inches) was all alone in a pond when spotted. They are solitary birds and secretive and stand perfectly still waiting for a fish to come by.


In a pond at Mayo Beach Park in Anne Arundel County, Edgewater, Maryland.

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Maryland, USA

Lat: 38.96, Long: -76.55

Spotted on May 17, 2015
Submitted on May 19, 2015

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