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Hillbillygirl
05-19-2014, 09:51 PM
This is an American Bittern. This time of year it seems that all the local marshes are full of them. From daybreak until mid morning you can hear their deep-throtaed calls across the waters.

https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5536/14038983327_c8c7178869_b.jpg

Attached is a quick unedited severely backlit shoot through the branches video showing how they put their all into their deep resonating call.

https://www.flickr.com/gp/49014786@N04/BYY8pM