Found in a marsh. I notice a dark line extenuating the bill through the eye.
Brief description of what you observed
6 individuals on the road feeding with at least 2 more in the leaf litter. They all started piling up on the road before a biker created a large shpere of disturbance and scared the off.
A passerine is a bird of the order Passeriformes, which includes more than half of all bird species. Sometimes known as perching birds or, less accurately, as songbirds, the passerines form one of the most diverse terrestrial vertebrate orders; with over 5,000 identified species, it has roughly twice as many species as the largest of the mammal orders, the Rodentia. It contains more than 110 families, the second most of any order of vertebrates (after the...