Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Least Bittern

Ixobrychus exilis

Description:

A common, but secretive bird found in marshes and rarely seen outside its hiding place. Two birds were cooperative enough to fly briefly across a wetland compound during this outing.

Habitat:

Wetlands

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

1 Comment

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

nice catch, Liam :)

Liam
Spotted by
Liam

Augusta, Georgia, USA

Spotted on Jul 22, 2013
Submitted on Sep 18, 2013

Related Spottings

Yellow Bittern (Ixobrychus sinensis) Yellow Bittern Avetorillo (Little Bittern) Yellow Bittern

Nearby Spottings

American Bittern Rambur's Forktail Tree Swallow American Alligator

Reference

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors