020 Little Egret

The Little Egret (Egretta garzetta) is 55-65 cm long all white heron with black legs, yellow feet, and slim black bill. It is a permanent resident breeder in Africa and South Asia, but the birds are found breeding seasonally in warmer regions of Europe. They form colonies of nests near wetlands and prey on small fish, insects, and other small creatures found in shallow waters.