Calling For A Mate, Great Blue Heron

Calling For A Mate, Great Blue Heron

You can hear this for some distance. When you do there is no mistake it’s a Great Blue mating call.  Deep, almost hoarse, and long.

Calling For A Mate, Great Blue Heron
Calling For A Mate, Great Blue Heron

The large Herons can start early here. Some will claim last years nest. Most will begin a courtship, but will be interrupted when winter storms eventually come along.

It’s a sure sign next years great adventures are about to start.

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