Great Egret (Ardea alba)
Length: 37-41" Wingspan: 52-57"
Description: Tall and long-legged all-white wading birds with long, s-curved necks. Bill is orange in color, long and spear-like. Legs and feet are black.
Great Egrets emit an assortment of harsh sounds such as dry croaks and nasal squeals. They are particularly vocal during breeding season.