In 1994, nine Cattle Egret
eggs from separate nests were collected for organochlorine analyses.
For more information on great egrets
or black-crowned night-herons, please visit the Game Commission's website (www.
Effects of mercury on health and first-year survival of free-ranging great egrets
(Ardea albus) from southern Florida.
To spend a day and a night as an egret
is to be one with the cosmos, and to savor eternity.
Our photos of the cattle egret
were captured by Derry nature enthusiast Christine Cassidy.
2004, "Study on breeding performance of Cattle Egret
, Bubulcus ibis in Kota division of Rajasthan", International Conference on Bird and Environment, Haridwar, India.
THE WHITE EGRET
, 10006 GULF DRIVE, ANNA MARIA (941) 778-3782
Other exotic visitors include, below left, an ivory gull and, right, a little egret
The American Jungle and The Last Egret
are illustrated by James Balkovek and are published in paperback by Middle River Press for $19.
The little egret
, which looks like a small, white heron, arrived on the south-east coast from the Shetland Islands just 15 years ago.
is more patient than any watcher And lances its incision
She becomes attached to a lazy cattle egret
named Esteban, who helps her understand how birds like cattle egrets
can help cows who suffer from insects and their stings and bites.