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Turkey vulture

Cathartes aura

Description:

Large adult bird with dark brown plumage, bare head with red skin and orange hooked beak.

Habitat:

Spotted along the Natchez Trace Parkway at an open pond and wetland along the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway.


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1 Comment

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 2 years ago

A beautiful photo....

LisaPowers
Spotted by
LisaPowers

Mississippi, USA

Lat: 34.50, Long: -88.32

Spotted on May 15, 2016
Submitted on May 27, 2016

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