Date: 6/21/19 4:51 am From: Linda Schmidt <enchilinda...> Subject: Re: [cobirds] Help identifying a bird.
American white pelican?
On Thu, Jun 20, 2019 at 9:19 PM Denice <urbanfarmerdenice...> wrote:
> I have a question and I'm not sure if this is the place to ask it, but
> here goes!
> Today while driving in the south metro area; Belleview and University, a
> large bird flew over.
> This bird is one I've never seen in flight as it had long feathers atop
> its head.
> The birds colors were mostly white/black; not an osprey. The bird was very
> large like a raptor or a large water bird of some sort. I feel it was
> flying more like a water bird.
> From below the feathers atop its head looked 5-6" long.
> To no avail, I can not find a photo online or in my reference book
> matching, or even close.
> Was I seeing things... 😉
> Thank you in advance if you have an answer or can assist me with an
> Denice 💫
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