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Bittern or Juvenile green heron?

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7 minutes ago, Jerry Friedman said:

Dark morph?

I think the photo is just underexposed. A juvenile Green Heron would lack the strong dark cap and have spotting on the wing.


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5 minutes ago, zoutedrop said:

juvenile Least for comparizon, maybe too young



Too young. The original bird does seem to be more of a Least Bittern than anything else.

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