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heronry

a colony of breeding herons
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The differences in observations may be due to the location of the heronries relative to the distribution and density of food resources.
Some are from two local heronries, but others must have flown in from elsewhere.
Factors influencing the nest predatory behaviors of Common Ravens in heronries.
Beneath the untidy rookeries and heronries woodland flowers such as lesser celandine and bluebells will be pushing up their first leaves (lesser celandine can already be seen in many places).
This surely must also apply to Coventry, with its flight path over Coombe with one of the largest heronries in the country.
Events for nature enthusiasts include strolls around Chard and Sutton Bingham Reservoirs, as well as evening rambles and a two-hour visit to one of the UK's largest heronries with the RSPB West Sedge-moor team.