All the way up the creek I had been hearing the throaty ghouw-bhouw of a great blue heron off in the swamp.
Yet they knew the great blue heron perfectly—or thought they did.
If there is any one of God's creatures that can wait for what he wants, it must be the great blue heron.
It nests together with the great blue heron and its habits are the same.
He shot a great blue heron, which fell with a broken wing into some soft mud and water grass.
And now it happened that the great blue heron came more frequently to visit the Perdu.
The great blue heron and American bittern are not common, but less rare than they are supposed to be.
The great blue heron (Ardea herodias) is common over the whole country.
He44 was transformed to the great blue heron, and stalks about the marshes.
The great blue heron is found further north; its nest is usually in tall trees and is made up of sticks and twigs.