Tag Archives: Black-bellied Whistling Duck

The male-female fitness disparity of American White Ibis

I just had my first birding trip about a month ago, and I enjoyed it so much. Although I saw many different birds at the park, the first one that I will write about is my favorite among the many … Continue reading

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It’s not easy to be an American coot: The trials and tribulations of a black, red-eyed bird

Upon first glance the american coot, Fulica americana, is not particularly impressive. With its solid black body, red eyes and white bill, you might think that it is just a duck. But beware! This is a very common misconception that … Continue reading

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