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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

jaykeller

Date

October 4, 2014 06:10 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

snowy egret Egretta thula

Observer

davidelchoma

Date

October 22, 2014 02:36 PM CDT

Place

austin, tx (Google, OSM)

Description

Snowy egrets pictured. Large group of snowy egrets and great egrets fighting over food at the spillover.

Photos / Sounds

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

dpom

Date

October 29, 2014 02:58 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

robberfly

Date

October 28, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

October 27, 2014 11:08 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

dpom

Date

October 27, 2014 11:11 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Garceta pie-dorado Egretta thula

Observer

danoninovvalle

Date

September 20, 2014

Place

xalapa (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

finatic

Date

October 20, 2014 09:52 AM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

snowy egret Egretta thula

Observer

anewman

Date

May 5, 2007

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

snowy egret Egretta thula

Observer

kjhurme

Date

October 23, 2014 05:10 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy egret Egretta thula

Observer

tnewman

Date

October 24, 2014

Description

1 seen wading/foraging along shoreline at 0750.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

jmaughn

Date

October 23, 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.