Grey heron and big fish, video


This is a video about a grey heron trying to swallow a big fish in the Ypenburg area in The Hague in the Netherlands.

Jan van Wandelen made this video in his backyard on 7 December 2014.

3 thoughts on “Grey heron and big fish, video

  1. Its fun watching them hunt. I like to throw bread at the fish to make them come to the surface of the water. Then I watch the Heron swoop in and munch on them. Everybody has to eat. So I don’t mind that the Heron munches on a fish. I also observed that the Heron are territorial when it comes to fishing spots. If a younger Heron attempts to fish in an older Heron’s spot then a little quarrel between the birds will break out. Usually the older bird wins.

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