Snail Kite Calling

by snooked

Snail Kite in Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge. Endangered species, primary food is the Apple Snail. Long curve on beak helps extract the Escargo.
Uploaded02/09/2008 - 18:08
CategoryWildlife / Nature
Shutter Speed1/1000
Aperturef/10
LensN/A
ISO400
Focal Length300mm
Views/Likes38/0

George Lazarette
Posted 03/09/2008 - 09:34 Link
Good pic, and well described.

It's not widely known that these birds have a small pouch under the neck where they keep parsley and garlic.

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Keywords: Charming, polite, and generally agreeable.

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