Photo 32555382, (c) Ty Smith, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)

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What

American Bittern (Botaurus lentiginosus)

Observer

tysmith

Date

March 8, 2019 05:21 PM EST

Description

Wonderful views of this sulky bird. Foraging in the ditch along roadside. Caught a number of small fish. As we stopped, mere feet away from it in the vehicle, the bird never stopped its activities, and put on an amazing show for us. Totally abnormal behavior for such an elusive bird.

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