Great White Egret

Ardea alba


Rare but increasing.



BOU Name
Great Egret
Data Required
Notes.
Status
EBSIP (4, 40, 44) 
Category

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Great White Egret 28 Oct 2020 Abberton Reservoir Brian Bolton 10 Probably more in most areas
Great White Egret 28 Oct 2020 Abberton Reservoir Yvonne Watling 15 All around
Great White Egret 26 Oct 2020 Abberton Reservoir David Allen 20
Great White Egret 25 Oct 2020 TL9607 Steve Grimwade 1 On Northey Island am and then presumably same bird flew north out of Maylandsea Creek at dusk
Great White Egret 24 Oct 2020 Abberton Reservoir David Curle 5 minimum count
Great White Egret 22 Oct 2020 Abberton Reservoir Andrew Wilson 20 Distributed across reservoir with 12+ visible from Layer de la Haye causeway
Great White Egret 20 Oct 2020 Canvey Island, Thames Estuary David Hale 1 On distant tide line. No mistaking the large Egret even at distance. Unmistakable size, large dagger bill.
Great White Egret 11 Oct 2020 Abberton Reservoir Simon Banks 6 3 Billet's Farm; 3 Layer de la Haye causeway
Great White Egret 10 Oct 2020 Abberton Reservoir Yvonne Watling 5
Great White Egret 07 Oct 2020 Abberton Reservoir Melvin Shepherd-Wells 1
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