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Water & Shore birdArdea alba

Great Egret at Batemans Marine Park

Ardea alba at Batemans Marine Park - 1 Sep 2019

Identification history

Water & Shore bird Ardea alba 10 Sep 2019 CBrandis
Water & Shore bird Egretta garzetta 9 Sep 2019 jbromilow50

Author's notes

Juv yellow bill with dark tip; black legs


CBrandis wrote:
   10 Sep 2019
Neck too long for Little and the Great uses the shore line at time while the Little generally is in shallow lake waters. The Great has a yellow bill in non breeding and the Little juvenile yellow bill does not last long. Cheers
   10 Sep 2019
Thanks for that Chris

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

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