Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Laughing Gull, Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge, Assateague Island, Virginia, USA.
The Great Egret (Ardea alba) is also known as Great White Egret or Common Egret. Snowy Egrets (Egretta thula) are a smaller white heron. The Laughing Gull is Leucophaeus atricilla. Assateague Island is within Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge, in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of the Virginia Eastern Shore, USA, and can be reached by road from Chincoteague Island via a bridge over Assateague Channel.Add to Cart Add to Lightbox Download