Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias), Tagus Cove, Isabela (Albemarle) Island, Galápagos Islands, Ecuador, South America.
Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias) at Tagus Cove on Isabela (Albemarle) Island, in the Galápagos Islands, a province of Ecuador, South America. The Great Blue Heron is a large wading bird in the heron family Ardeidae, common near the shores of open water and in wetlands over most of North and Central America as well as the West Indies and the Galápagos Islands. It is a rare vagrant to Europe, with records from Spain, the Azores and England. Isabela, the largest island of the Galápagos archipelago, was named in honor of Queen Isabela.Add to Cart Add to Lightbox Download