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Pandion haliaetus carolinensis
Bird living along Brayes Bayou. The Osprey is 0.9–2.1 kg (2.0–4.6 lb) in weight and 50–66 cm (20–26 in) with a 127–180 cm (50–71 in) wingspan. The call is a series of sharp whistles, described as cheep, cheep or yewk, yewk.
Nests in any location near a body of water providing an adequate food supply. This one near bayou.