Category Archives: Pelecaniformes

Feeding Herons in Hyde Park


Pelecaniformes

Place: Hyde Park, London
Dates: 7 July 2017.








[Ardea cinerea, Family Ardeidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: Grey heron]

The sound of the grey heron (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Patrik Åberg)

Distribution of the grey heron across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

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Cattle Egret


Pelecaniformes

Place: Oristano, Sardinia
Dates: 17 June 2017.








[Bubulcus ibis, Family Ardeidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: Cattle egret]

The sound of the cattle egret (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Marco Dragonetti)

Distribution of the cattle egret across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Grey Heron Wiggling Its Body


Pelecaniformes

Place: Crumlin canal between Newport and Risca
Dates: 8 April 2017.





[Ardea cinerea, Family Ardeidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: Grey heron]

The sound of the grey heron (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Patrik Åberg)

Distribution of the grey heron across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

African Spoonbill


Pelecaniformes

Place: Chobe National Park, Botswana
Date: 25 August 2012.



Place: Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana
Date: 30 August 2012.



[Platalea alba, Family Threskiornithidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: African spoonbill]

The sound of the African spoonbill (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Lynette Rudman)

Heronry


Pelecaniformes

Place: Forest Farm between Asda car park and Coryton railway cutting
Dates: 19 January 2017.








Place: Swell Wood RSPB nature reserve, Somerset
Dates: 25 May 2013.




[Ardea cinerea, Family Ardeidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: Grey heron]

The sound of the grey heron (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Patrik Åberg)

Distribution of the grey heron across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Yellow-billed Egret


Pelecaniformes

Place: Okavango River, Botswana
Dates: 21 August 2012.


Place: Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana
Dates: 30 August 2012.



[Mesophoyx intermedia, Family Ardeidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: Intermediate egret]

The sound of the yellow-billed egret (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Peter Boesman)

Squacco Heron


Pelecaniformes

Place: Okavango River, Botswana
Dates: 21 August 2012.



[Ardeola ralloides, Family Ardeidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: Squacco heron]

The sound of the squacco heron (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Peter Boesman)

Distribution of the moorhen across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).