Snowy Egret Looks Small Here

Snowy Egret Looks Small Here

The Snowy, while not the biggest wading bird is still 2 feet (.6 meters) tall. That’s still a decent size.

Snowy Egret Looks Small Here
Snowy Egret Looks Small Here

However, when they get mixed into some of the large flocks during feeding they are suddenly not the ‘big shot’ out there.

Snowy Egret Looks Small Here
Snowy Egret Looks Small Here

Being aggressive is what keeps the Snowy safe in these crowds.

Snowy Egret Looks Small Here
Snowy Egret Looks Small Here

I think they bluff their way through any problems. The large Wood Storks and Spoonbills are the calm birds and a pushy Snowy is usually ignored.

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