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Milky Stork

Mycteria cinerea

Description:

A wading bird about twice the size of little egrets.

Notes:

Vulnerable status

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2 Comments

reeoooe
reeoooe 9 years ago

I don't think it was building a nest- there were many crater like landforms all over the swamps when low tide started settling in. They also appeared at places were there weren't any birds at all. I think there was something going on with the ground/ mud. This stork was picking out its food from one of these craters.

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 9 years ago

Is she building a nest? Flamingos build a mud nest up from the ooze like that. If it is a nest, please consider putting this spotting in the Animal Architecture mission at http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8082...

reeoooe
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reeoooe

Singapore, Singapore

Spotted on Mar 15, 2012
Submitted on Mar 15, 2012

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