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Ardea alba

Great Egret at suppressed

Ardea alba at suppressed - 4 Jan 2022
Ardea alba at suppressed - 4 Jan 2022
Ardea alba at suppressed - 4 Jan 2022
Ardea alba at suppressed - 4 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Ardea alba 24 Jan 2022 Liam.m
Ardea alba 20 Jan 2022 KylieWaldon

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User's notes

A few more photos of the adults. Some adding sticks to the nest, others flying away and back in to feed chicks.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 4 Jan 2022 07:50 AM Recorded on
  • KylieWaldon Recorded by

Additional information

  • True Nesting site

Record quality

  • Images or audio
  • More than one media file
  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
  • GPS evidence of location
  • Description
  • Additional attributes
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