A Scrapbook of Bird Identifications - wetland birds

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This is another of my "catch-all" groups for wetlands birds that don't necessarily wade.

Common Galinule

slate body, red bill and forhead with yellow bill tip, white on tail and flank stripe

tall, with long, heavy downturned bill, brown with white streaks

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