To fly or not to fly, that is the question

Great blue heron by Martin Passchier

Has the time come or has it not?

Most of Stanley Park’s young herons have already flown the nest. The rest of this year’s young  still appear to be pondering whether they are ready to leave the nest or not.

Our latest great blue heronry update is now out; read it here and learn more about the Park’s young herons, what it takes to fledge the nest and what’s on the horizon for them.

For more information about SPES’ monitoring work with the herons, click here.