grey heron

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gray heron

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(Animals) a large European heron, Ardea cinerea, with grey wings and back and a long black drooping crest
Translations
airone cenerino
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For his part, Secretary General of the team, Saad Al-Nouri said that the team has been distributed in several places on Kuwait coast, and began monitoring different species of sea birds that varied between Flamingo, Gray Heron, Great Egret, and different kinds of gulls.
The 2013 census identified 14 migratory species including little egrets, intermediate egrets, great egrets, gray heron, common teal, northern shoveler, tufted duck, common kingfishers, common sandpiper, wood sandpiper, northern pintail, garganey, whiskered tern and the eagle-like eastern marsh harrier.
First place in the Airbus bio-diversity competition went to Richard Steel's picture of a Redstart (main) with second prize going to Mary Hughes' close-up of a bee (above) Honourable mentions go to a Gray Heron pictured by Climeri (far left), snail eating his lunch by myrddinto, a butterly on a flower by by celtic_nomad and a caterpillar hanging on for dear life by Fairy_Nuff (right)