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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Birds of Point Pelee National Park

Image of: Egret, Great
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Egret, Great
-Casmerodius albus (Linnaeus)

No crest. Adults: Plumage all white. In the breeding season a cascade of slender plumes sweeps down from the back and beyond the tail. Bill orange-yellow. Legs and feet black. Immatures: Similar but without plumes.