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Recently featured: Battle of Öland – Lanny McDonald – Ralph Richardson From Wikipedia's new and recently improved content: Ongoing: Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant – War in Ukraine Recent deaths: Charles H. Townes – R. K. Laxman – Demis Roussos January 31: Independence Day in Nauru (1968) More anniversaries: January 30 – January 31 – February 1 The Chinese pond heron (Ardeola bacchus) is an East Asian freshwater bird of the heron family. Generally measuring 47 cm (19 in) in length, this heron feeds on insects, fish, and crustaceans. The specimen shown here, photographed in Laem Phak Bia, Thailand, is in its winter plumage. Recently featured: Charles Baudelaire – Albers projection – Bharata Natyam Wikipedia is hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation, a non-profit organization that also hosts a range of other projec... Find out more →