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Heron Swallowing Catch --(Ardea herodius) (49372 bytes)

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Heron Swallowing Catch
Ardea herodius

It only took an instant for the fish to go from being impaled on the beak to starting down the throat. Unfortunately, I missed that moment and did not see how the bird managed to do it.

Location: Crescent Harbor, Sitka, Alaska

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