3 Interesting Nature Facts that May Surprise You

Three facts about nature and wildlife that you may not know:

1. The Pacific Ocean is the largest ocean on our planet.

2. Great blue herons can fly at speeds up to 20 to 30 miles per hour.

Outstretched Heron Wings Stock Image

Outstretched Heron Wings

3. Autumn leaves change color due to chemical changes caused by a lack of daylight.

Bright Red and Green Leaves Stock Photo

Bright Red and Green Leaves

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