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Double-crested Cormorant

Phalacrocorax auritus

Description:

A large seabird that is generally all-black and has a small double crest of feathers during breeding season. Face has an orange patch.

Habitat:

These are breeding and nesting on a couple of small uninhabitted islands in Casco Bay. They have just been arriving for the season and have just started nesting.

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2 Comments

chebeague7
chebeague7 8 years ago

wonderful

harsuame
harsuame 8 years ago

Genial series

bjohnson
Spotted by
bjohnson

Maine, USA

Spotted on Apr 15, 2012
Submitted on Apr 16, 2012

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