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Green Heron

Butorides virescens

Description:

A small, stocky wading bird, the Green Heron is common in wet spots across much of North America. It can be difficult to see as it stands motionless waiting for small fish to approach within striking range, but it frequently announces its presence by its loud squawking.

Habitat:

small urban lakeshore in Seattle

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1 Comment

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Nice!

DonnaPomeroy
Spotted by
DonnaPomeroy

Seattle, Washington, USA

Spotted on Aug 12, 2011
Submitted on Feb 28, 2012

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