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Great Egret

Ardea Alba


Large all-white plumage egret, standing up to 1 meter (3.3 ft). Black legs and feet with yellow bill. These birds also develop green facial skin around their eyes during their breeding season.


The ideal habitat is near any forms of water; lakes, streams, rivers, etc. The preffered habitat include wetlands and wooded swamps.

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Florida, USA

Spotted on Feb 20, 2015
Submitted on Mar 11, 2015

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