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Sunday, July 4 2021

Cormorant Closeup

This may appear to be a distorted photo but it's not. It's actually what Cormorants, and other birds, do when air temperatures are hot. They remove heat from their body by vibrating their gular (throat) tissues.

Friday, July 2 2021


Cormorants and Anhingas are easily confused with each other. The easiest way to determine which is which is by their beak. Cormorant bills are orange, curved, hooked shaped, and thicker than an Anhinga's which very pointed, long, thin, and straight.

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