Tricolored Heron Identification

Adult Description

  • Medium-sized heron.
  • Long, slender neck and bill.
  • Dark back and neck
  • White belly.

Immature Description

Similar to adult, but more reddish.
Relative Size

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Measurements
  • Both Sexes
    • Length: 23.6-27.6 in (60-70 cm)
    • Weight: 14.6 oz (415 g)
    • Wingspan: 37.4 in (95 cm)