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Wood Stork

Mycteria americana


This is quite a large wading bird in Costa Rica. One of the tallest. This one, among others, lives in the area and was found drying it's feathers on a golf course where it feeds in rain overflow ponds. Once dried, it flew into a nearby tree.


Estuaries, rivers, and ponds

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Cabo Velas, Provincia Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Spotted on May 17, 2018
Submitted on May 19, 2018

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