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Great Blue Heron

Ardea herodias


Large blue-gray wading bird with long legs and a long neck. Black stripe over eyes. Stalks prey in shallow water where it can spear with it's long bill.


Connetquot State Park, NY. Lurking around a fish hatchery (with no fish).

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Islip, New York, USA

Spotted on Mar 29, 2013
Submitted on Apr 1, 2013

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