8 March 2013 at 19:51:27 MST
on 8 March 2013 at 21:00:20 MST
From my ornithology days, I always told myself the willet didn't have any outstanding markings or nuances and was rather plain. This helped me keep it separate from some other wading birds that had more recognizable traits. Lovely shot!
on 8 March 2013 at 21:05:35 MST
Their underwing patterning.jpg) is apparently rather striking, although I'm not sure I've ever actually seen one bother to take flight.
on 8 March 2013 at 23:14:56 MST
That's a good point, but I have to agree I've never seen one take flight either. ^^;
on 10 March 2013 at 19:36:01 MDT
*le sigh* Oh, seabirds~