Cormorant 1 ©HelenBushe

Weekly Bird Challenge: “C” is for Cormorant.

Cormorants: the facts and the myths. A large and conspicuous waterbird, the cormorant has an almost primitive appearance with its long neck making it appear reptilian. It is often seen standing with its wings held out to dry. Regarded by some as black, sinister and greedy, cormorants are supreme fishers Read more…

Cormorant Drying its Wings

Stanley Park

Short trip to Stanley Park today with heavy cameras and large lenses hoping to see small woodland birds. Must have been looking up into the wrong trees, but did see a grey wagtail, some shovelers, a couple of great-crested grebes and these cormorants. .

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