A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

Green heron

Butorides virescens

Description:

A short stocky heron with a green hue on wing and tail feathers.

Habitat:

Spotted at the Upper White Oak Lake.


Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

2 Comments

Brian38
Brian38 2 weeks ago

Thank you Mark. I was happy I was able to capture its beautiful green hues.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 2 weeks ago

First shot is like a painting

Brian38
Spotted by
Brian38

Arkansas, USA

Lat: 33.67, Long: -93.09

Spotted on Oct 2, 2019
Submitted on Oct 3, 2019

Related Spottings

Little Green Heron Garza de lava (Lava Heron) Green Heron Green Heron

Nearby Spottings

Gemmed satyr Northern Rough Greensnake Black vulture Killdeer