Nature Photography Videos

Drama in the Pond

Drama in the Pond. Great Blue Heron catching a fish [Video] and frog [Photo]

Great Blue Herons is the largest bird you can see in the parks around Montreal. Dominating the pond with its size, this bird is an excellent hunter, patiently waiting or moving slowly along the border to spot careless frogs or fishes.

Here a short clip showing you how a the heron catches and swallows a fish, recorded in Rapids Park Lachine, April 2018.

Featured Photo:

Taken in Rapids Park Lachine, Montreal, April 2018, showing you a close up of a Great Blue Heron with its catch, a frog, most probably a Wood Frog.

Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)

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