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Heron (ardeidae) is an animal of the bird type. It lives in wetland regions. The weight of the animal is about 1.5kg - 3kg (3.3lbs - 6.6lbs) and average life span is 15 - 20 years. Fox, mink, raccoon are the dangerous creatures for herons. Look up the table below for more information.

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Facts about herons
NameHeron
Top Speed64km/h (40mph)
Wing Span150cm - 195cm (60in - 77in)
Size (H)85cm - 140cm (34in - 55in)
KingdomAnimalia
Distinctive FeaturesLong thin legs and pointed beak
Weight1.5kg - 3kg (3.3lbs - 6.6lbs)
HabitatWetland regions
LifestyleSolitary
Scientific NameArdeidae
ColourBrown, black, white, grey
Average Clutch Size4
PhylumChordata
TypeBird
Life Span15 - 20 years
OrderCiconiiformes
FamilyArdeidae
DietCarnivore
Main PreyFish, insects, molluscs
ClassAves
Skin TypeFeathers
Conservation StatusLeast concern
PredatorsFox, mink, raccoon
Image Details
Description Herons pictures. Great blue herons rookery bath road ohio some shots I thought I share ...
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Heigh 2848 pixels
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