“Le Grand Heron” by I, Acarpentier. Licensed under CC BY 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons
Long Island’s tallest wading bird at 52″, is found in hunting in marshes, swamps, shores and tidal flats. The Great Blue Heron is bluish gray in color with a black crown stripe on whitish head with long black plumes.
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