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Great Blue Heron

Ardea herodias


Rode to the back of my neighborhood one morning and caught this Great Blue having breakfast. I couldn't get too close and was fighting the humidity build up on my camera lens. But you can see him chowing down on a catfish. And then while I was watching him two wood ducks pass in the background. Was really a delight to see before going to work that morning.



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Louisiana, USA

Lat: 29.55, Long: -90.79

Spotted on May 20, 2010
Submitted on Jul 15, 2011

Spotted for mission


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