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Ardea alba

Great Egret at suppressed

Ardea alba at suppressed - 12 Nov 2020
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Ardea alba 12 Nov 2020 MatthewHiggins

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With the return of the Flying Foxes (posted separately) the Great Egrets have started nesting within the colony. Last year with the smaller number of Flying Foxes there was little Egret breeding but this season is shaping to be more successful. Breeding plumes on the Egrets are very beautiful.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 12 Nov 2020 09:39 AM Recorded on
  • MatthewHiggins Recorded by

Additional information

  • True Nesting site

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