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Little Egret

The Little Egret - Miranda Krestovnikoff narrates the story of this bird and its sound.

Tweet of the Day is a series of fascinating stories about our British birds inspired by their calls and songs.

Miranda Krestovnikoff presents the Little Egret. The colonisation of the UK by these small brilliant-white herons with black bills and yellow feet, has astonished ornithologists because of its speed.

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2 minutes

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Friday 05:58

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta)

Image courtesy of Jeron Stel (rspb-images.com)

Broadcasts

  • Mon 24 Jun 2013 05:58
  • Sun 30 Jun 2013 08:58
  • Mon 4 May 2015 05:58
  • Wed 14 Sep 2016 05:58
  • Tue 2 Oct 2018 05:58
  • Mon 8 Jun 2020 05:58
  • Friday 05:58

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