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Double-crested cormorant

Bucephala clangula

Description:

Classic pose. Large waterbird with dark plumage and a hooked bill. Preening in pics 5 and 6. Their outstretched wings are to dry their feathers, which are not fully waterproof.

Habitat:

Spotted on old pilings in Commencement Bay.


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Brian38
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Brian38

Tacoma, Washington, USA

Lat: 47.28, Long: -122.47

Spotted on Feb 27, 2020
Submitted on Feb 29, 2020

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