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"Blue Heron" is the thirteenth episode of Season Five of the PBS Kids show Wild Kratts. It is the one hundred thirty-first episode of the series overall.


While exploring marshes, the Kratt Brothers find a heron, and the Wild Kratts team begins studying herons in order to make the creation of Heron Creature Power Discs as soon as possible. However, unbeknownst to them, Zach Varmitech, hoping for an opportunity to steal the Wild Kratts' technology, plans to miniaturize the Tortuga HQ.






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  • This is the fourth time Zach has tried to steal the Miniaturizer. His previous attempts were shown in "The Gecko Effect", "Praying Mantis", and "Liturgusa Krattorum."
  • This is the first time the Tortuga wheels are featured.
  • Martin reveals that he and Chris were born in New Jersey.
  • This episode marks the returning appearance of the Disrupt-o-bots, however, they are now referred to as the Spybots.


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"Mom of a Croc" • "Whale of a Squid" • "Aardvark Town" • "Flight of the Draco" • "Mystery of the Squirmy Wormy" • "Platypus Cafe" • "Polar Bears Don't Dance" • "Build It Beaver" • "Voyage of the Butterflier XT" • "Honey Seekers" • "Bass Class" • "Fireflies" • "Mystery of the Weird Looking Walrus" • "Tazzy Chris" • "Octopus Wildkratticus" • "Walk on the Wetside" • "Elephant in the Room" • "Let the Rhinos Roll!" • "Kickin' It With the Roos" • "The Blue and the Gray" • "Falcon City" • "Koala Balloon" • "Cheetah Racer" • "Kerhonk" • "Mimic" • "Caracal-Minton" • "Zig-Zagged" • "A Huge Orange Problem" • "Seasquatch" • "The Food Chain Game" • "Masked Bandits" • "Flight of the Pollinators" • "The Gecko Effect" • "Little Howler" • "Quillber's Birthday Present" • "A Bat in the Brownies" • "Stuck on Sharks" • "Birds of a Feather" • "Googly Eye: The Night Guru" • "Raptor Round Up"

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