Great White Egret
بلشون أبيض كبير
White plumage; yellow bill; black legs and feet. Breeding adults have a darker bill, lighter legs, and ornamental dorsal feathers.
Moves slowly. Retracts its neck in flight.
Great white egrets feed on fish, frogs, insects, and other small animals.
Migrates south through Jordan in autumn and north in spring. Occurs in diminishing numbers in wetlands and dams in Azraq, the Northern Highlands, and Aqaba.