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    • 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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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

cspnl

Date

September 20, 2014 01:16 PM PDT

Description

Body partly in the water.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

annikaml

Date

July 21, 2013 01:41 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

jmaughn

Date

September 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Garceta pie-dorado Egretta thula

Observer

atakamara

Date

September 17, 2014 10:52 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Garceta pie-dorado Egretta thula

Observer

keyko_cruz

Date

September 9, 2014 03:52 PM PET

Description

Garceta nívea
Keyko Cruz ©

Photos / Sounds

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

wabbytwax

Date

September 15, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

wabbytwax

Date

September 15, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

taogirl

Date

September 14, 2014

Description

from the Audbon Society's Scarborough marsh center

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

jmaughn

Date

September 14, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

tiwane

Date

September 14, 2014 01:08 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

March 22, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

cindycrawford900

Date

September 13, 2014 07:34 AM HST
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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.