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Merlin Bird ID

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    Reddish Egret Identification

    Adult Description

    • Medium to large heron.
    • Bill pink at base, black at tip.
    • Dark phase all dark gray with a reddish neck.
    • White form all white with two-toned bill and dark grey legs.

    Immature Description

    Similar to adult, but dark phase paler and more washed out.
    Relative Size

    Relative Sizegoose or largergoose-sized or larger
    • Both Sexes
      • Length: 27.6-31.5 in (70-80 cm)
      • Weight: 24.7-30.0 oz (700-850 g)