A white Ardea alba standing on a branch above the water
Ardea alba (Great Egret)

Photographed in northern Colombia where it is very common.

An Ardea alba standing in swamp grass
Nesting egrets in trees surrounded by water
A lone Ardea alba on top of a large grey rock in the middle of a river with palm trees in the background
Close-up of a white Ardea alba Great Egret displaying his long neck with the river in the background
An Ardea alba with a yellow-orange beak
A great Egret surrounded by white flowering water plants
A great Egret surrounded by water plants
An Egret walking in shallow water with its mouth open
The long white neck of an egret stretching upwards
White egrets nesting in a tree