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Birds of KY: MauryBird needs ID. ANS.: American Bittern

2011-11-02 - Adair County, KY - Photo by Innocent Bystander.
Can anybody help? This bird was at a cell phone tower yesterday. I am having a difficult time identifying it. Maybe a CM reader can help. - MAURY E. LEWIS
Former Game Warden Ralph Jackson suggests it may be an American Bittern -BRITT JACKSON. Thanks. A check at All About Birds, Bittern has a entry which matches the heron like bird Maury Lewis found.

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