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Great Egret at Bermagui, NSW

Ardea alba at Bermagui, NSW - 6 Mar 2019

Identification history

Water & Shore bird Ardea alba 23 Mar 2019 JackieMiles
Water & Shore bird Ardea alba 23 Mar 2019 LizAllen
Unidentified 23 Mar 2019 Jackie Lambert

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2 comments

   23 Mar 2019
Yep, I can just make out the little bit of yellow skin extending back below the eye that shows it is a great. Plus of course the very long neck.
LizAllen wrote:
   23 Mar 2019
That was my reasoning.

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  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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