Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Great Egret

Ardea alba


The Great Egret (Ardea alba) also known as common egret, large egret or great white heron, is a large, widely distributed egret.


In North America it is more widely distributed, and it is ubiquitous across the Sun Belt of the United States and in the Neotropics

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Spotted by

Illinois, USA

Spotted on Aug 2, 2013
Submitted on Sep 16, 2013


Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team