Snowy Egret

Name: Snowy Egret
Scientific name:  Egretta thula
Range: from United States and southern Canada, south through Central America, the West Indies, South America, and Argentina
Habitat: salt marshes, freshwater marshes, ponds, and shallow coastal bays
Status: endangered 
Diet in the wild: fish, crab, amphibians, and insects
Diet in the zoo: shrimp, small fish
Location in the zoo:  not currently on exhibit
More information
about Snowy Egrets
Sources and Links
Page author:{short description of image}Roberta McKnight

Send E-mail to:
or to:

WhoZoo Home

WhoZoo Animal Index

Birds at the Fort Worth Zoo