Enw gwyddonol: Egretta garzetta
The elegant little egret was once a rare visitor to our shores, but can now regularly be spotted around the coastline of England and Wales. Look out for its beautiful neck plumes that herald the breeding season.
Gwybodaeth am rywogaethau
Average lifespan: 5 years
Classified in the UK as Green under the Birds of Conservation Concern 4: the Red List for Birds (2015).