A great blue heron soars along the beach near the Edmonds, Wash. ferry dock on April 14, 2008. A kayak protest planned for May 13-15, 2016 in Anacortes may impact a large colony of herons nesting and feeding their young.
A great blue heron soars along the beach near the Edmonds, Wash. ferry dock on April 14, 2008. A kayak protest planned for May 13-15, 2016 in Anacortes may impact a large colony of herons nesting and feeding their young. Bob Martinson Associated Press
A great blue heron soars along the beach near the Edmonds, Wash. ferry dock on April 14, 2008. A kayak protest planned for May 13-15, 2016 in Anacortes may impact a large colony of herons nesting and feeding their young. Bob Martinson Associated Press

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