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Grey Heron Ardea cinerea cinerea   - Fighting
Grey Heron
Photographer : © Viral Patel and Pankaj Maheria
Location :Nal Sarovar Bird Sanctuary, near Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Date : 18 August 2018
English synonyms:Gray Heron, Heron, Common Grey Heron, Common Gray Heron, Common Heron, Eastern Grey Heron, Eastern Gray Heron, European Common Heron, European Blue Heron, European Heron
Bird Family :Ardeidae - Egrets, Herons & Bitterns
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :We observe several herons hunting in lake. One Grey Heron caught oversize fish and went to shore of the lake. Instantly other Grey Herons trying to snatch the fish. They all fight for fish several minutes but in end the heron who catch the fish is winner. - VP & PM