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Tricolored Heron

Egretta tricolor

Description:

Medium-sized heron with dark upperparts contrasting with white belly and white stripe on front of neck

Habitat:

Wetlands west of Pueblo, CO

Notes:

This bird is fairly far out of range, although some do wander north and west every summer. It was the first one I've ever seen.

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Colorado, USA

Lat: 38.40, Long: -105.03

Spotted on Jun 16, 2013
Submitted on Jun 17, 2013

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