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Little Blue Heron
(Egretta caerulea)

Little Blue Heron
Little Blue Heron Information

Length: 24 - 29"

Habitat: Freshwater marshes, saltwater marshes, swamps, marshy edges of ponds and lakes. Requires trees or shrubs near the water for nesting.

Fish, crustaceans, frogs, lizards, snakes, grasshoppers and other insects.
Identification tips for the Little Blue Heron
Sounds of the Little Blue Heron
Range Maps:
(Click map to enlarge.)
Little Blue Heron Breeding Map Little Blue Heron Winter Map      USGS
Breeding Map          Winter Map (CBC)     
Additional Information:
Photos, physical description, range, habitat, diet, life cycle, behavior, and sounds.



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