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Little blue Heron - Florida

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Old Tuesday 15th May 2018, 22:37   #1
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Little blue Heron - Florida

Hi, I thought this was a Little Blue Heron but someone questioned my ID and thought it was a juvenile Great Blue Heron. Could some one please confirm one way or the other. Thanks in advance

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Old Tuesday 15th May 2018, 22:44   #2
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Well, here is an image of a Little Blue Heron I took this week. I did a search for immature Little Blues and there were a couple that resembled your image but not completely.

https://www.birdforum.net/gallery/sh...044/ppuser/243
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Old Tuesday 15th May 2018, 23:47   #3
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Frogstar, your bird looks like a young Reddish Egret.
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Agree... this is a young Reddish Egret.
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