Black-crowned Night-Heron
(Nycticorax nycticorax)

Black-crowned Night-Heron
Photo © Don DesJardin
Animal Diversity Web
Range, habitat, physical description, reproduction, lifespan, behavior, communication, food habits, predation, and conservation status. Includes photos.

Mike Danzenbaker's Bird Photography
Photo of black-crowned night-heron in flight
Identification tips for Black-crowned Night-heron
Calls of the Black-crowned Night-heron
Range Maps:
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B-C Night Heron Breeding Map B-C Night Heron Winter Map      USGS
Breeding Map          Winter Map (CBC)     



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