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Photo © ashersh, all rights reserved
Nisqually National Wildlife Reserve (Google, OSM)
47.0857019, -122.7061657
Accuracy: 3153m
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Description

This Great Blue Heron was spotted on a bank of the Nisqually River, waiting to catch fish. Upon observation through a monoscope, the heron eventually did catch a fish and held it in its mouth for several minutes before consuming it.

Apr. 04, 2012 22:19:59 -0700
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Great Blue Heron - Photo (c) Mike Baird, some rights reserved (CC BY)
ashersh's ID: Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)
Posted by ashersh over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Great Blue Heron - Photo (c) Mike Baird, some rights reserved (CC BY)
barbarab's ID: Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)
Posted by barbarab over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Great Blue Heron - Photo (c) Mike Baird, some rights reserved (CC BY)
ashersh's ID: Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)
Great Blue Heron - Photo (c) Mike Baird, some rights reserved (CC BY)
Community ID: Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)
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