Heron catching an itty-bitty minnow

Discussion in 'Birds' started by Baxter, May 12, 2007.

  1. Baxter

    Baxter

    Jan 8, 2007
    Clemson, SC
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    It looks like the heron is dropping the minnow, but it completed this flip successfully.
     
  2. Schnauzermom

    Schnauzermom

    Apr 13, 2007
    Michigan
    Hardly seems worth the effort for that 'lil bit 'o fish! LOL!
     
  3. That is impressive, both in the skill of the bird, and in your work!! :smile:
     
  4. Baxter

    Baxter

    Jan 8, 2007
    Clemson, SC
    Thanks Lisa. Thanks Gretchen for the very kind words. It is amazing what these herons catch. It's got the fish by the fin - imagine how thin that is, but the bird can still grip it.
     
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