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This young green heron stoically waits for fish or other prey. More

Great Blue Heron

Photo of great blue heron
Ardea herodias
This large, graceful, blue-gray bird with a black, plumed eye line has long legs for wading and a slender neck and spearlike bill for catching fish. More

Great Blue Herons

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A photographer catches these big birds at home - in their nests. More

Reflections

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"Reflections" for the October 1997 Missouri Conservationist. More

Reflections

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"Reflections" for the November 1997 Missouri Conservationist. More

The Waiting Game

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A green heron's feeding strategy is to wait and eat. More

Yellow-Crowned Night Heron Catches Crayfish

Photo of a yellow-crowned night heron eating a crayfish
Photo of a yellow-crowned night heron eating a crayfish. More

Yellow-Crowned Night Heron Eats Crayfish

Photo of a yellow-crowned night heron eating a crayfish
Photo of a yellow-crowned night heron eating a crayfish. More

Yellow-Crowned Night Heron Standing on a Rock

Photo of a Yellow-Crowned Night Heron standing on a rock
Photo of a Yellow-Crowned Night Heron standing on a rock. More