Herons, Egrets & Bitterns - LesleyBray

Striated Heron

These tiny birds are difficult to see when in a muddy environment. They are funny to watch as they adopt horizontal stances to catch their prey.

Striated Heron, Butorides stratus, also known as Mangrove Heron, at Lorim Point, Weipa, Cape York, Queensland, Australia.

Photographed July 2013 - © 2013 Lesley Bray Photography - All Rights Reserved

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