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Blue Heron

Blue Heron

Great Blue Heron: The stately bird, often found around the French Broad River, is recreated in galvanized steel with a blue patina. Sculptor Chris Worley fabricated individual feathers to create a lifelike look for the bird, which stands in a rain garden in front of the Transylvania County Library on Gaston Street. The sculpture includes a viewing bench. The great blue heron is called the official bird of the French Broad River.

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