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Kent, Michigan, United States
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Pelecaniformes > Ardeidae

Great Blue Heron

Ardea herodias

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Large and lanky with extremely long neck and long legs. Gray-blue overall with dagger-like bill. Forages in shallow wetlands, waiting for prey and stalking fish.

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