According to pp.96 of Birds of North America, you have a nice closeup of
a Black-Crowned Night Heron. L 20", W 44".
Tullahoma, TN USA
On 5/15/2017 5:55 PM, Chris Trask wrote:
I admit that I'm not good at identifying birds, so you can understand why
I'm totally baffled at this one that I saw last Friday while cyling past a
This is a fairly large bird, about 18-24" long. The plumage varies from
a white breast to charcoal gray wings and cap. You will notice that there are two
white tassels fro the back of the head and a pale yellow thingy beneath the beak.
The feet indicate that this is neither a water fowl (not webbed) not a bird of prey
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