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KingFisher

Ceryle alcyon

Description:

A common waterside resident throughout North America, the Belted Kingfisher is often seen hovering before it plunges headfirst into water to catch a fish. It frequently announces its presence by its loud rattling cry.

Habitat:

Look for Kingfishers in saltwater and freshwater habitats, from open coasts, marshes,riverbanks, and lakes

Notes:

BlackWater River 36.79420, -76.86597 36.75972, -76.89762 36.7444, -76.8988

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rstillings
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Virginia, USA

Spotted on Sep 8, 2012
Submitted on Sep 9, 2012

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