Adult Grey Heron
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Colouring Grey body, white neck, yellow bill
Voice Short, harsh, rattling
Feeds on Fish, frogs, rats
Flight Direct
Nesting Tree
Social Small Flocks
Adult Grey Heron
Adult Grey Heron
Page Last Updated 27/10/2017 08:57:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Secure
Order Ciconiiformes
Family Ardeidae
Species Ardea cinerea
Category Herons
StdName Grey Heron
Vital Statistics
Length 90 to 98 cms
Weight 1600 to 2000 gms
Wingspan 175 to 195 cms
Lifespan 1 to 25 years
Beak Length Long
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Long
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region NANNorth America
Country USNUnited States
Region EUYEurope
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Grey Heron (Species=Ardea cinerea / Standard Name=Grey Heron)