Turkey Vulture Immature. Not familiar with young vulture. Had to look them up. Cool white wing patch underside of wing. soon will not be seeing anymore.
eating smaller of two catfish remains
congregation of 50-100 birds
Part of what appeared to be a family of turkey vultures.
Juvenile, 3 seen in very close proximity. More that one dozen within a 5 mile radius.
The Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura), also known in some North American regions as the turkey buzzard (or just buzzard), and in some areas of the Caribbean as the John crow or carrion crow, is the most widespread of the New World vultures. One of three species in the genus Cathartes, in the family Cathartidae, the Turkey Vulture ranges from southern Canada to the southernmost tip of South America. It inhabits a variety of open and semi-open...