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Great Blue Heron

Ardea herodias


Great blue herons has a wide wingspan from 1.7 up to 2 meters. It such a great pleasure to see in flight. Conservation Status: Least Concern


Found in a wide variety of habitats in North America. Likes to feed in calm waters.

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C.Sydes 7 years ago

beautiful action shot, you can almost feel the feather control

Frank Weaver
Frank Weaver 8 years ago

Thank you Karen, Tanya, and Antonio! I really like this birds, they fly so majestically.

TanyaGuiler 8 years ago

Great shot!

KarenL 8 years ago

Lovely photo Frank!
We found a heronry of about 25 nests yesterday but my the aerial shots were taken through trees & none turned out anywhere near as nicely as this!

AntónioGinjaGinja 8 years ago


Frank Weaver
Frank Weaver 8 years ago

Thank you guys! Its so exiting to be out there in the field taking this pictures. Its such a trilling experience.

KatCuff 8 years ago

Well done!

CoastalJHawk 8 years ago

Great pic! Awesome shot!

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

Very nice shot!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 8 years ago

Grate photo!

Frank Weaver
Spotted by
Frank Weaver

Florida, USA

Lat: 28.48, Long: -81.11

Spotted on Feb 20, 2012
Submitted on Feb 20, 2012

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