Tricolored Heron - Egretta tricolor

Length 2.2 ft (66.0 cm)
Wingspan 3.0 ft (91.4 cm)
Weight 13 oz (368.5 g)
Clutch Size 3-4
Chicks at birth Altricial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern
Continents:NA, SA

In the US, the Tricolored Heron is more of an East Coast and Mid-west bird. It is a small heron. Part of its body is blue-gray like the Little Blue Heron, but it has a white belly and rust highlights. Like the other herons, they like fish, crustaceans, reptiles and insects.

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