30 Eye-Catching Photographs of Heron Birds

The herons are a widespread family with a cosmopolitan distribution. They exist on all continents except Antarctica, and are present in most habitats except the coldest extremes of the Arctic, extremely high mountains, and the driest deserts.

Here, Beauty in Everything collected together 30 of the most amazing photographs of heron birds we've found for you.

Heron gives up

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Heron gives up
Great Blue Heron. James River in Richmond, Virginia.
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Yellow-crowned Night Herons Hug It Out

Great Blue Heron

Special of the day!

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Special of the day!
Great Blue Heron Feasting on a flat fish. © Salah Baazizi
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Great Blue Heron

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Great Blue Heron
Great Blue Heron. Long Lake, Dundee, Wisconsin.
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Heron in a hurry

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Heron in a hurry
Great Blue Heron running off with a prize fish.
Bombay Hook, Smyrna, Delaware
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Tricolored Heron

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Tricolored Heron
Tricolored Heron
St. Augustine Alligator Farm and Rookery, St. Augustine, Florida
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Puffing it up

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Puffing it up
Great Blue Heron showing off for the neighbors.
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