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Tag: herons

Tame Grey Herons

Tame Grey Herons Last January I wrote and put live a article on my website on the life of Grey Herons. All the photos in the article were of a very tame Heron that has become friends with my brother Mark, and visits his back garden on a daily basis for his breakfast of fresh raw […]

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Grey Herons

Grey Herons Latin name Ardea Cinerea, grey Herons are large water birds that are native to the UK.  However, they have a larger distribution spreading throughout Europe, Asia and Africa.  Herons are freshwater and coastal birds, and live in wetlands, lakes, ponds, canals, estuaries and rivers.  Herons have long legs specifically designed for patiently standing […]

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Wildlife Ponds

Wildlife Ponds Everywhere in nature where you find fresh water, you will also find a diverse Eco-system of wildlife. Lakes, Ponds, Streams, Rivers, Canals, Fens, Marshes, Dew Ponds and Mountain Tarns are home to thousands of animal and plant species such as, Birds, Amphibians, Reptiles, Mammals, Fish, and Invertebrates.   All these intriguing little creatures are […]

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Pond Snails

  Pond Snails   There are around 30 different species of fresh water snails in the UK, many of which, are very small and currently unavailable to buy.  However, the two most familiar varieties are Lymnaea Stagnalis (giant pond snails) and Planorbarius Corneus (Rams horn snails). These particular species are the most popular and are […]

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