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Do the funky heron

Like a colorful yet majestic rubber chicken, this Green heron strikes quite the figure with the crest feathers raised. Soon after this one flew into the marsh, another one emerged from nearby reedy grasses.

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Green is the new blue

Skulking ever so slowly about the swampy pond one evening earlier this month, a little Green heron (Butorides virescens) was searching keenly for his supper. Rather squatty compared with its more elegant, long-necked cousin the great blue, this sturdy bird … Continue reading

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