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Egret

Observed: 4th October 2012 By: John PilkingtonJohn Pilkington’s reputation in BirdsJohn Pilkington’s reputation in BirdsJohn Pilkington’s reputation in BirdsJohn Pilkington’s reputation in Birds
Description:

Seen at edge of Newlyn Harbour; no opportunity for photograph; bus moving too quickly.

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

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egrets

Even though there's no photo, your observation that the bird was white with a dark bill confirms this as a little egret. All the other white ones normally have yellow bills. Doesn't work outside Europe though.

Bob Ford