Nature Through My Lens

Posts tagged “Great Blue Heron

Great Blue


A Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias) away from the water. It’s unusual to see them on dry land, for me anyway! Perhaps it was hunting mice!

Wing Span


A Great Blue Heron (Andea herodias) in a local farmers field hunting for summer. We stopped on the road and I guess it didn’t like our presence, even though we were a distance away. It started to leave and then decided to stay after this great wing display!

Precarious Perch


A Great Blue Heron making itself comfortable on a nesting box at the bird sanctuary.

On the Hunt


A Great Blue Heron, having some success catching little silver fish in the marsh. ┬áDon’t know how many of those little guys make up a meal!



A Great Blue Heron, (GBH) perched on a deadfall birch tree.  This bird had quite stunning colours.

Big & Blue


A Great Blue Heron, standing on a dead Birch tree.

That Itch

itchy ear

A Great Blue Heron