Here’s a lovely, pointy Great Egret about to have lunch.
The great egret, also known as the common egret, large egret, or great white egret or great white heron is a large, widely distributed egret, with four subspecies found in Asia, Africa, the Americas, and southern Europe. Wikipedia
Conservation status: Least Concern – Encyclopedia of Life
Scientific name: Ardea alba
Wingspan: 4.3 – 5.6 ft. (Adult)
Mass: 1.5 – 3.3 lbs (Adult)
Higher classification: Great herons
Length: 2.6 – 3.4 ft. (Adult