Great Egret (Ardea alba) (1)
– Reported Aug 24, 2014 08:14 by Donald Sutherland
– Peterborough–Trent Rotary Rail Trail, Peterborough, Ontario
– Comments: “perched atop cedar tree on west bank of river just N Champlain College, Trent University at around 0815 h. Through 10X40 binoculars could clearly see blue patagial tag on wing but from 200 m distance could not make out digits. Photographed with iPhone. Bird gone upon return at around 0845 h.”

Great Egret - Karl Egressy

Great Egret – Karl Egressy

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Drew Monkman

I am a retired teacher, naturalist and writer with a love for all aspects of the natural world, especially as they relate to seasonal change.