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  • Scientific Names
    • 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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Garceta pie-dorado Egretta thula

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January 17, 2015

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Snowy Egret Egretta thula

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

March 2, 2015

Description

Carefully watching the fisherfolk!

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sneg Egretta thula

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joshualincoln

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February 15, 2015

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Snowy Egret Egretta thula

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villanuevafranck

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the past

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snowy egret Egretta thula

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tlim

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February 26, 2015 07:48 AM PST

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Snowy Egret Egretta thula

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exequielb

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June 8, 2013 10:12 AM ART

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Snowy Egret Egretta thula

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rdmpage

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March 1, 2015 10:49 AM PST

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Snowy egret Egretta thula

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aranholt

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March 1, 2015

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Snowy Egret Egretta thula

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jmaughn

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February 28, 2015

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Garceta pie-dorado Egretta thula

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francisco3

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February 28, 2015 08:20 AM HST

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Snowy Egret Egretta thula

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tiwane

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February 28, 2015 09:39 AM PST

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Snowy Egret Egretta thula

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February 28, 2015 11:28 AM CST
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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.