SJ9785 : Grey Heron, standing still

taken 8 years ago, near to Disley, Cheshire, Great Britain

Grey Heron, standing still
Grey Heron, standing still
On the Peak Forest Canal at Disley. This bird seemed quite oblivious to our passing, and to the narrow boat moored nearby. On previous attempts to get a shot of a heron from a narrow boat, their annoying habit has been to wait till the last possible minute, while I am fiddling with camera, then to take off and fly leisurely to their next landing spot, where the whole frustrating business is carried out again.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 28 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 29 July, 2011
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9775 8547 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:21.9656N 2:2.1166W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9777 8546
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Heron  Grey Heron  Canal 

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