Striated Heron, Butorides striata

Striated Heron, Butorides striata

The Striated Heron is also known as Mangrove Heron, Little Heron, Mangrove Bittern, Mangrove Jack, and Green-backed Heron. It is a small heron that prefers to nest in mangroves, feeding on crabs, shellfish, and small fish.