Blue Heron Dies from Plastic Net Over Bill

Ottawa, Canada, Sept. 1st, 2012 - CBC News, Canada reports that a Great Blue Heron has died from its mouth being forced shut by a red plastic net.

Read the shocking story at CBC News Canada.

Cover photo: Great blue heron. Photograph taken at Knight Inlet in Canada. Author: Charles J. Sharpe.  Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.