Great Blue Heron - Ardea herodias
The largest heron found along the St. Lawrence River and lakes near Montreal. When not resting, the bird either stands still in the water or moves slowly along the shores searching for frogs, snakes or fishes to catch.
Observations by Season
Number of times the species has been spotted, identified and logged while visiting nature parks nearby.
A species is registered only once / park visit. Consult the page animal tracking to learn more about how we determine identifications and log observations in the field.
Videos Behavioral Traits
Catching a Fish by a Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)
Recorded: 2018-04-14 - Duration: [00:11]
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Photos of Great Blue Heron
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