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Grey Heron 0070

Observed: 27th June 2011 By: Wildlife Ranger
Freshwater Environment & Ecology Trust
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Description:

Large Bird clumbsy in flight unmistakable

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea) interacts

Comments

David Jardine's picture

Immature

The all dark forehead points to a bird hatched this year

Fenwickfield's picture

Clumsy

I thought it looked rather elegant,very nice shot I have never managed to get a photo but one day I will succeed.

Fenwickfield

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Thanks

Thanks David / Sheila - Thats a useful pointer on age . It was relatively tolerant of getting close . Ponds with tree cover are always a good bet
Best wishes

WLR

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Grey Heron

Lovely picture!

David J Trevan

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Grey Heron

Lovely picture!

David J Trevan

ChrisMcA's picture

Disappeared!!

Disappeared!!