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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
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • SNEG

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

annikaml

Date

June 29, 2014 05:00 PM CDT

Description

About 20 of them feeding with Great Egrets on the spillway.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snowy Egret (Egretta thula) Egretta thula

Observer

genebem

Date

July 28, 2014 07:53 AM CDT

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

james3

Date

July 26, 2014

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What

snowy egret Egretta thula

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cspnl

Date

April 19, 2014 11:12 AM PDT

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

fuschiamom

Date

July 26, 2014 12:20 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

mchlfx

Date

July 25, 2014

Place

llela (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

m_jon

Date

July 25, 2014 11:05 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

SNEG Egretta thula

Observer

cspnl

Date

March 10, 2014 12:51 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

snowy egret Egretta thula

Observer

dpom

Date

July 23, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

james5

Date

July 23, 2014

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

francisco3

Date

July 22, 2014 09:06 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

james5

Date

July 22, 2014
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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.