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Great Egret

Ardea alba


The Great Egret is a large, all white heron. They are distinguished from the other egrets by their yellow bill and black legs and feet.


It is distributed throughout the temperate and tropical regions of the world.

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AshleyT 6 years ago

I really liked number 1, but I moved it anyways just for you...only because you are going to find me so many lifers on Wednesday!

Cody.conway 6 years ago

Number 2 to Number 1 ;-). Sometimes you can see egrets dance and flash their wings over water to spook fish - when they see the fish jump they ATTACK

AshleyT 6 years ago

Thanks. I saw it in Texas, it says it on the map.

vegasele 6 years ago

Sooooo cute. where did you see it ?

Maria dB
Maria dB 6 years ago

Nice series. Where did you see it?

Texas, USA

Lat: 30.17, Long: -95.50

Spotted on Dec 27, 2012
Submitted on Dec 27, 2012


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