Heron, is a loner, generally found carrying on with his own business. In African mythology he has direct connection to the Gods, which is what supports that aloneness.
When heron appears in your life, know that you are manifesting your own uniqueness into the world. Don't worry about others opinions, you are connected to the Divine.
Heron is resilient and balanced and does not rely on existing structures. Heron makes his own structure.