Great White Egret

A rare bird in the UK but becoming more regular with the first UK breeding reported from the Somerset Levels in 2012.

Firecrest, Baz Stevens 00

13/08/09 - Single bird arrived late afternoon and stayed until 02/10/09, long enough to be seen by many people (AG)

10/08/12 - 2 birds (DWH) (Also one was reported from nearby Hornsbury Mill area on 01/02/12)

28/11/12 - Single bird

25/09/13 - Single bird

07/10/13 - Single bird

13/12/13 - Single bird

10/12/15 - Single bird stayed 2 days

27/08/16 - Single bird stayed 8 minutes