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great blue heron

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great blue heron tracks

Great Blue Heron tracks, Gogebic County, MI, July, 2005
tracks are about 6 inches long. Note that rear toe is long and clearly shows, and that it is offset from the middle front toe. Sandhill crane tracks have three evenly spaced front toes, and show almost no rear toe.

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