Great Blue Heron

Ardea herodias

ML249376361


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Cody Matheson
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eBird Checklist S71423053
Belle Isle Marsh Reservation
Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 42.3911, -70.993 Map

Age
Not specified
Sex
Not specified
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

Incl. 3 or 4 immatures with darker plumage and more streaking. Never seen so many herons in one place, let along next to so many great egrets and snowy egrets. At least 7 blue herons, 8 great egrets, and 10 snowy egrets all in or near the main pond/panne by the boardwalk. And also numerous terns, some ducks, a cormorant, and a handful of yellowlegs (mix of greater and lesser) all in the same pool.

Technical Information

Lens model
Tamron SP 150-600mm F/5-6.3 Di VC USD G2
f-stop
f/9.0
Focal length
600 mm
Shutter speed
1/2000 sec
ISO
4000
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto, red-eye reduction
Original file size
1,465KB
Dimensions
4126 x 2751

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