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Little Egret
Egretta garzetta

Photo Courtesy of Birdway Australia

Photo Courtesy of Birdway Australia
Little Engret

Photo Courtesy of Birdway Australia
Bird Family :"Egrets and Herons"
Description :Common local species. Length 65cm. Call, harsh croaks. Eats frogs, insects and small fish.
Typical Habitat :Wetlands and intertidal mudflats.
Distribution :Common to eastern and northern Australia.
Migration :Resident / breeding. Town Common and Magnetic Island. Main breeding season, October to December and February to June, variable.
Introduced :No
Seen North Qld :  Yes

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