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Striated Heron (juvenile)

Butorides striata


Short, stocky heron. Yellow-green eye ring. Yellow feet. Dusky brown-gray mottled feathers.


Urban wetland in eastern Seoul.


This young heron flew in about 7:15 am, just as I was leaving my sit spot for the morning. Luckily, it landed near the northern bank of the pond which is right next to the path I take home.

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shean1 4 years ago

How did you take the picture that close?!

yunseong1 4 years ago

It must be hard to picture that bird.

서울특별시 (Seoul), Republic of Korea

Lat: 37.55, Long: 127.08

Spotted on Aug 21, 2013
Submitted on Aug 24, 2013

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