Current Research

Samantha Collins (Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge) is currently studying the movements, dispersal, and habitat use of Reddish Egrets breeding in Louisiana. Check out this article about Sam’s research on Reddish Egrets!


NFWF has awarded a grant to Dr. Clay Green at Texas State University, along with co-investigators Kelli Stone and Andrew Cox, to develop a detailed conservation action plan that will direct conservation efforts for Reddish Egrets along the Gulf of Mexico coast. Read more here!


The Reddish Egret is a priority species in Alabama, and the staff at Birmingham Audubon have been working to collect data on the habitat needs of Reddish Egrets in the state.