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What

Great Egret Ardea alba

Observer

gregslak

Date

September 10, 2019 02:25 PM PDT

Description

While walking the Los Angeles River, I spotted this majestic Great Egret posing in the reeds. Behind him was a Snowy Egret. studying its moves. A close look at the lower back reveals the delicate plumes, called aigrettes, that are displayed during breeding.

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