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Heron Specialist Group

HeronConservation, the Heron Specialist Group, is a worldwide network of biologists and conservationists committed to the study and conservation of the herons of the world. 

To learn more about herons and related conservation programs, access helpful tools, or contribute new information, please go to the Group’s website at You can participate in discussions of heron conservation on the Group’s Facebook page and see and contribute images of herons on the Group’s flickr page. Download our profile here.     

Name and contact details of Co-ordinator

James Kushlan, 260 Crandon Blvd, Suite 32 # 223, Key Biscayne FL USA.

Structure of the Group

The Group has one global chair, a global vice-chair, and regional vice-chairs.

Action Plan

Heron Conservation Action Plan (2007)