Here is a Great White Heron I found at Lake Lanier. Though I independently found this bird and was
unaware of any other sightings, there may have been other reports of this bird before or after since the area is frequently
I have found GWH a few times in GA.
Above is a Green Heron in WINTER (Jan 2005) I found at Lake Tobesofkee, Macon (Just North of the fall line
I believe). Listed as Accidental for GA in winter.
White Ibis at Lake Hartwell, 08/13/2015. Rare this far north.
Snowy Egret at Lake Hartwell, GA 09/20/2015. I have found them in different spots here
at the lake. They are typically considered rare this far north.
Cattle Egret at Lake Hartwell, GA 08/24/2015.
White Ibis (3) at Lake Hartwell 08/20/2015.
Snowy Egret (6) at Lake Hartwell. Some seen just flying over the lake. They may have been
disturbed by all the activity on the lake. Considered rare for Northeast GA.