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    • Ardeidae
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    • Herons, Egrets, and Bitterns
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Recent observations

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What

Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

January 24, 2015 07:39 AM PST

Description

Great Blue Heron nesting adjacent to upper Pahranagat Lake.

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Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

January 24, 2015 07:23 AM PST

Description

Great Blue Heron flying over upper Pahranagat lake.

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Green Heron Butorides virescens

Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

April 25, 2014 01:04 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias

Observer

taogirl

Date

January 30, 2015

Description

sorry for the lousy photo; never could find where it landed

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Great Egret Ardea alba

Observer

lisatovey

Date

January 31, 2015

Description

aka white heron / kotuku

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Great Egret Ardea alba

Observer

lisatovey

Date

January 31, 2015 12:36 PM NZDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Garza blanca Ardea alba

Observer

donovangmtz

Date

January 23, 2015

Description

ave blanca de aproximadamente 1 metro de altura pico negro, patas negras con vivos en dorado.
Parada aun lado del rio acompañada de otras 6 aves iguales

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Great Egret Ardea alba

Observer

diego_olivo

Date

January 22, 2015

Description

Garza blanca en la orilla de la Presa Don Martín

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Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax

Observer

donovangmtz

Date

January 14, 2015

Description

Robusto, cuello corto, capucha negra y pecho blanco en el estadio adulto, color cafe por completo en estadio joven. Ambos estadios presentan ojos rojos.
Postrados en estacas de madera a una lado del rio

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Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

diego_olivo

Date

January 22, 2015

Description

Garza de dedos dorados en la orilla de la presa Don martín

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Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

tiwane

Date

January 29, 2015 04:18 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

little blue heron Egretta caerulea

Observer

speiden

Date

January 30, 2015 12:35 PM CST

Description

tracks, scat and bird

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Description from Wikipedia

The herons are long-legged freshwater and coastal birds in the family Ardeidae, with 64 recognised species (some are called "egrets" or "bitterns" instead of "heron"). Within Ardeidae, all members of the genera Botaurus and Ixobrychus are referred to as "bitterns", and — including the Zigzag Heron or Zigzag Bittern — are a monophyletic group within the Ardeidae. However, egrets are not a biologically distinct group from the herons, and tend to be named differently because they...

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