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Ardea alba

Great Egret at Gungaderra Creek Ponds

Ardea alba at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 27 Jun 2017
Ardea alba at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 27 Jun 2017
Ardea alba at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 27 Jun 2017
Ardea alba at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 27 Jun 2017
Ardea alba at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 27 Jun 2017
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Identification history

Ardea alba 18 Oct 2017 ChrisDavey
Ardea alba 27 Jun 2017 jksmits

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Author's notes

Been here for months. I could not get photos of the face but was bigger than the white faced heron nearby. I can take a better camera next time

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Platalea regia (Royal Spoonbill) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 1 Jan 2021 by Oberon
Fulica atra (Eurasian Coot) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 28 Nov 2020 by jmcleod
Felis catus (Feral Cat) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 6 Nov 2020 by Christine
Austrolestes leda (Wandering Ringtail) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 21 Oct 2020 by Christine
Ischnura aurora (Aurora Bluetail) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 21 Oct 2020 by Christine
Streptopelia chinensis (Spotted Dove) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 6 Jul 2020 by Alison Milton
Acridotheres tristis (Common Myna) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 6 Jul 2020 by Alison Milton
Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 5 Jul 2020 by Alison Milton
Gavicalis virescens (Singing Honeyeater) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 4 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
Grallina cyanoleuca (Magpie-lark) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 4 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
Psephotus haematonotus (Red-rumped Parrot) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 4 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
Cygnus atratus (Black Swan) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 4 Jul 2020 by RodDeb
Gavicalis virescens (Singing Honeyeater) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 4 Jul 2020 by JohnHurrell
Gavicalis virescens (Singing Honeyeater) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 2 Jul 2020 by rawshorty
Gavicalis virescens (Singing Honeyeater) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 2 Jul 2020 by Liam.m
Microcarbo melanoleucos (Little Pied Cormorant) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 28 Apr 2020 by j4ck
Porphyrio melanotus (Australasian Swamphen) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 15 Apr 2020 by j4ck
Anas superciliosa (Pacific Black Duck) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 15 Apr 2020 by j4ck
Aythya australis (Hardhead) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 4 Jul 2017 by jksmits
Egretta novaehollandiae (White-faced Heron) at Gungaderra Creek Ponds - 27 Jun 2017 by jksmits

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 27 Jun 2017 08:33 PM Recorded on
  • jksmits Recorded by
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