Water bird

by Margaret Mariam
(Boston, MA)


This bird was on the other side of the Charles River, in Dedham MA. The sunlight was especially bright as it was setting, reflecting off the water on to his/her legs.


Would like to know what kind of bird it is. Even if the photo is only average, the experience of seeing it was well above average!

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Jun 23, 2016
water bird
by: Brook

here is a link to numerous pics of green herons:

YOU WILL HAVE TO COPY AND PASTE THE BOTTOM LINK OR GO TO:
AllAboutBirds.org and check out Green Heron

https://www.google.com/search?q=picture+of+green+heron&newwindow=1&safe=active&tbm=isch&imgil=7yWXVOEaCkKSKM%253A%253B6Ft35wXgu74g4M%253Bhttp%25253A%25252F%25252Fmamba.bio.uci.edu%25252F~pjbryant%25252Fbiodiv%25252Fbirds%25252Fciconiiformes%25252FButoroides%2525252520virescens%25252Findex.htm&source=iu&pf=m&fir=7yWXVOEaCkKSKM%253A%252C6Ft35wXgu74g4M%252C_&usg=__Nifv9WYP3QiVX1DOsX9ThfKc1e4%3D&biw=1408&bih=642&ved=0ahUKEwjq1sjR-L3NAhVO8WMKHRKdCK4QyjcIOw&ei=N7prV6rfIc7ijwOSuqLwCg#imgrc=7yWXVOEaCkKSKM%3A

Jun 22, 2016
Gorgeous!
by: Anonymous

Looks like a green heron to me!

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