Date: 3/31/17 4:25 pm
From: Allen Chartier <amazilia3...>
Subject: Re: [birders] White-necked Heron aka Pacific Heron
Denise,

I would imagine that the diet of this species is as varied as other large
herons, probably including frogs, toads, snakes, small mammals, and even
insects.


Allen T. Chartier
Inkster, Michigan
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On Fri, Mar 31, 2017 at 6:15 PM, Neeser <neeser...> wrote:

> I've a friend that lives in Australia. This White-necked Heron was
> meandering out in the paddocks near his house, several hundred metres from
> the nearest dam. Being a scientist, the friend, not the bird, I think it's
> driving him crazy that he can't explain why it was strolling around in the
> grass instead of frolicking in the water.
>
> If anyone can provide an answer or at least hazard a guess, I'm sure it
> would be most appreciated.
>
> Thanks in advance.
> Denise
>
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