Eared Grebe, Sharrot Ave Fishing Pier, 3/23/09, seen by many over the 2 week period it was around.
curious about me and the dog
quite distant on a playa lake
See photos. Second photo with Horned Grebe for comparison.
Sequoia National Forest
Kissack Bay, Kern County, CA
30 October 2012
The black-necked grebe (Podiceps nigricollis), known in North America as the eared grebe, is a member of the grebe family of water birds. It occurs on every continent except Australia and Antarctica.