"Green" Great Egret

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For the first time, I spotted a "Green" Great Egret in Cootes Paradise! I had to google to learn that I am looking at a male great egret, who is dressed up for the breeding season. A patch of skin on its face turns neon green at this special time.
Taken By
Milena Zofcinova
Taken On
April 20, 2021
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