types of white birds

Rock Ptarmigan

Adapting to Arctic climates, the Rock Ptarmigan sports a white plumage in winter, blending seamlessly with the snow.

American White Pelican

With a wingspan reaching up to 9 feet, these pelicans are one of North America's largest birds.

Cattle Egret

Originally from Africa, the Cattle Egret is now found worldwide, often seen near livestock.

Great Egret

Recognized by its long neck and sharp beak, the Great Egret is a symbol of conservation success.

White Ibis

Often found in the southeastern U.S., the White Ibis is known for its striking red face and legs.

Tundra Swan

These elegant swans breed in the Arctic and migrate thousands of miles to winter in warmer regions.

Trumpeter Swan

The largest native waterfowl in North America, Trumpeter Swans are known for their resonant calls.

Snowy Owl

A symbol of the Arctic, the Snowy Owl's white feathers help it camouflage in snowy landscapes.

Snow Bunting

These small birds breed in the Arctic and are known for their cheerful songs.

Snowy Egret

With delicate plumes and bright yellow feet, the Snowy Egret is a sight to behold.

Royal Tern

Sporting a distinctive black cap, the Royal Tern is often seen along coastlines diving for fish.

Elegant Tern

As its name suggests, the Elegant Tern is known for its graceful appearance and slender body.

Ivory Gull

A true Arctic species, the Ivory Gull is often seen scavenging on polar bear kills.

Snow Goose

These migratory birds are known for their massive, noisy flocks and V-shaped flight formations.

Whooping Crane

One of America's rarest birds, the Whooping Crane's population is slowly recovering thanks to conservation efforts.