Bird #35 — Green Heron

butorides (bittern) striatus (unknown)

Sunday, July 29, 1979 — 1:30 pm

Barrington, Illinois — Crabtree Nature Center

Two Green Herons were standing motionless on a fallen tree in the marsh at the end of Bulrush Pond.








I took this photo of a Green Heron on Sulky Pond at Crabtree in May, 2006 — about a quarter mile from where I saw my lifer Green Herons more than 26 years earlier.

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