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Tricolor Heron Everglades National Park Florida Usa Stock PhotoAlabama,Animals In The Wild,Bird,Color Image,Day,Everglades National Park,Florida - USA,Full Length,Gulf Coast States,Lake,Louisiana,Mississippi,National Park,No People,One Animal,Outdoors,Photography,Standing,Swamp,Texas,Tricolored Heron,USA,Vertical,WildlifePhotographer Gallo ImagesCollection: Brand X Pictures The Tricolored Heron (Egretta tricolor) formerly known in North America as the Louisiana Heron, is a small heron. It is a resident breeder from the Gulf states of the USA and northern Mexico south through Central America and the Caribbean to central Brazil and Peru. There is some post-breeding dispersal to well north of the nesting range. Tricolored Herons breeding habitat is sub-tropical swamps. It nests in colonies, often with other herons, usually on platforms of sticks in trees or shrubs. In each clutch, 3-7 eggs are typically laid.