Black legs
end in golden slippers?
Quick ID.
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The so-called golden slippers are an easy way to distinguish a snowy egret from an immature little blue heron or a cattle egret. Plus, it’s fun to mutter “golden slippers…?” to your companion while observing shorebirds, especially if lots of non-bird-obsessed folks are around.

Black legs

end in golden slippers?

Quick ID.

*****

The so-called golden slippers are an easy way to distinguish a snowy egret from an immature little blue heron or a cattle egret. Plus, it’s fun to mutter “golden slippers…?” to your companion while observing shorebirds, especially if lots of non-bird-obsessed folks are around.