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Eco-photos of the week: Jan. 16-22

By: Catie Leary on Jan. 21, 2011, 6:12 a.m.
A great blue heron hunts for fish along the rushing Deer Creek in Roseburg, Ore. on Jan. 19.

Photo: ZUMA Press

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Rushing creek water

A great blue heron hunts for fish along the rushing Deer Creek in Roseburg, Ore., on Jan. 19.

Great blue herons feed mostly on fish, but have been known to eat shrimp, crabs, insects, rodents, amphibians, reptiles and even small birds.