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PostPosted: Fri Oct 23, 2015 11:18 am    Post subject: Is this an Egret Reply with quote

I spotted this in a stream yesterday, the stream goes into a park where there a few islands and lots of Herons best there. I looked this up but I may be wrong Has anyone any information on it thanks


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 23, 2015 3:09 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I put on some magnifying glasses and I'd say it is an Egret.

They stand very still and will never stand less than a hundred yards from their fellows.

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 23, 2015 6:45 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Agreed. I don't see what else it could be.
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 23, 2015 7:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Oh thanks It was the first time I had seen one. I am sorry but I seem to have undersized the photo. Thanks people
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 23, 2015 8:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wow, lucky you. They are beautiful creatures.
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 25, 2015 12:57 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Egrets are becoming more common here - climate change? Lovely birds.
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