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Even if this photo was in black and white, the bird would still be identifiable as a Green Heron.

The bird is obviously a fish-eating wader.  It's pretty stocky, with apparently no neck (Greenies usually keep their neck pulled in when hunting).  It has a solid rapier of a bill almost as long as its head.  Even in B&W, the lack of markings on the top of the head eliminate either of the Night Herons.  It's dark all over, with pale legs and a white streak starting below the bill, and couple of longer feathers streaming off the top of its head.

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