According to North American Native tradition, the Blue Heron brings messages of self-determination and self-reliance. They represent an ability to progress and evolve. The long thin legs of the heron reflect that an individual doesn't need great massive pillars to remain stable, but must be able to stand on one's own.
European magpie -I love our native magpies and I wish we had them in LA. Look at that gaze, full of fierce primate-like intelligence. Right now if I could be any animal I wished, I would want to be this bird.
Peacocks ... not the best thing for Florida when strutting around in real life. Over the past 100 years, Florida has been a pretty safe roost for thousands of feral birds. Peacocks (peafowl - scientifically speaking) are not indigenous to Florida; they ar