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    • Egretta thula
  • French
    • aigrette neigeuse
  • Spanish
    • Garceta pie-dorado
    • Garceta nívea
    • Garceta nivosa
    • Garcita blanca
    • Garza dedos dorados
    • Garza chica
    • Chusmita
  • English
    • Snowy Egret
  • German
    • Schmuckreiher
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • SNEG
  • Portuguese
    • Garça-branca-americana

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Recent observations

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

December 17, 2014 12:00 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

francisco3

Date

December 16, 2014 08:24 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

finatic

Date

December 13, 2014 10:06 AM PST

Description

Orange County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

mikaelb

Date

December 14, 2014 03:55 PM CST

Description

I'm always impressed by the precarious places Snowy Egrets sometimes hunt from on the south jetty.

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

kueda

Date

December 14, 2014 09:51 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Garceta pie-dorado Egretta thula

Observer

poncho

Date

August 30, 2008

Place

Xochimilco (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

jaykeller

Date

December 13, 2014 10:49 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Garceta pie-dorado Egretta thula

Date

December 13, 2014

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro.
Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos ITSJR.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

bbunny

Date

December 9, 2014 09:43 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

brenlilli

Date

the past

Place

puerto vallarta (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

December 12, 2014 01:27 PM PST
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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.