My name is Blue, and I am a Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)!
Did you know that I swallow all my food whole?? Learn more about Great Blue Herons by rolling your mouse over my picture to the left!
And welcome to the eighth chapter of Lessons on the Lake, Natural Forces Affecting the Basin. We'll learn about global warming, sea level rise, hurricanes and learn how to solve some of these problems. In the process, we'll learn enough to start our own newspaper!
Are you ready? All right! Let's get started!
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