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  • Portuguese
    • Garça-branca-americana
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    • Egretta thula
  • French
    • aigrette neigeuse
  • Spanish
    • Garceta pie-dorado
  • English
    • Snowy Egret
  • German
    • Schmuckreiher
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    • SNEG

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What

snowy egret Egretta thula

Observer

cullen

Date

November 24, 2014 10:14 AM CST

Description

Great and Snowy Egrets catching fish below Longhorn Dam

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

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tiwane

Date

November 24, 2014 01:49 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Square

What

snowy egret Egretta thula

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ericisley

Date

September 28, 2003

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Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

eliza_torres_b

Date

November 22, 2014 02:50 PM CST

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No photos or sounds

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

brianw

Date

April 24, 2011

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

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dpom

Date

November 22, 2014 11:33 AM PST

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

finatic

Date

November 22, 2014 07:46 AM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Tags

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

finatic

Date

November 23, 2014 07:32 AM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

cspnl

Date

October 18, 2014 01:55 PM PDT

Description

3 egrets

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

snowy egret Egretta thula

Observer

asemerdj

Date

November 23, 2014

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Square

What

Garceta pie-dorado Egretta thula

Observer

poncho

Date

June 7, 2008

Place

Xochimilco (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

robberfly

Date

November 22, 2014

Description

The first...whole day...of 52-years on this planet...dedicated to...dare I say it...birding.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Snowy Egret (Egretta thula) is a small white heron. It is the American counterpart to the very similar Old World Little Egret, which has established a foothold in the Bahamas.

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Conservation Summary

  • North Carolina, US
    Special concern (SC) (Source: North Carolina Natural Heritage Program)
    Special Concern: any species of wild animal native or once-native to North Carolina which is determined by the Wildlife Resources Commission to require monitoring but which may be taken under regulations adopted under the provisions of this Article.
Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.