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Old 12-04-2011   #1
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Sanpped a few of a blue heron trying to swollow a dead grebe.







Reddish Egret



Ibis of some sort


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Very nice series harsh. I particularly like the Ibis.
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Very nice series Harsh, agree with Alex about the Ibis. Looks like a glossy ibis to me.
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Nice set of images I must say I have never seen a heron in this behavior yet
trying to eat a dead bird and swallow the entire thing none of the less.
Does he think he's a python?
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Really great series, did the heron finally manage to swallow the Grebe ?
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No, he was at it for a while tho trying. I have never seen this behavior either....must have been hungry!
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Beautiful ibis and so tall and slim in the camera.


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