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Vegetarian Heron

Observed: 26th October 2011 By: jonmortin
Bristol Regional Environmental Records Centre
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Description:

The first Heron I have ever seen at this location and eating snowberries instead of fish!

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea) interacts

Comments

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Interesting it is an adult Heron

The white forehead indicates this is an adult bird - so perhaps this is an even more interesting observation as it might have been less surprising to see a young bird (dark forehead) experimenting with a new food supply.