Dinosaur of the week: Grey Heron

grey heron

I find Ardea cinerea fascinating. If you’ve ever watched one hunting you might understand why. This particular bird was finding food on the outskirts of Oxford.

On the other hand, their hunting skills are why the birds are persecuted in some areas. Another danger to them is the cutting of trees because they build their nests high up and they nest in colonies, so many birds are affected.

1 thought on “Dinosaur of the week: Grey Heron

  1. Just occasionally we get a visit from a beautiful heron. I suspect it comes and takes fish when we are not looking.
    Flora

    Sent from my iPad

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