Great White Egret at RSPB Ham Wall

It was 2012 when Great White Egrets first bred on the Somerset levels. Today there’s a thriving population.

Great White Egret - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

They look majestic against the reedbeds.

Great White Egret - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

Their wings have a huge span. They are such elegant white herons.

Great White Egret - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

I love their black stilt legs and weapon of a beak.

Great White Egret - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

Here’s wishing them further breeding success.

Great White Egret - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

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