Such beautiful eyes.
“Sandhill Cranes are similar in plumage across their range, but they vary in size. “Lesser” Sandhill Cranes breed in the Arctic and are the smallest;
I love the looks of this black water bird. And they have cool looking feet. [https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/American_Coot/id#]
During the winter months we see many of these Coots hanging out in the Lower Mainland. Although it is not a duck (member of the
This bird right here is ONE of the reasons I love to go to Reifel. There’s a few Sandhills that have taken up residence here,
American Coots are quite distinct looking water birds. I usually see them during the winter months sprinkled in with the Mallards, Wigeons, Wood Ducks and