• Flight of the Ibis

    4 monthes ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Last weekend I ended up spending some time with a few Glossy Ibises at a nearby wetland here on Trinidad and it got me thinking about some of the other ibis species I've managed to see. Glossies are rare here but have been turning up with increasing regularity over the recent past. They are the most widespread ibis species, occurring in every continent except Antarctica.
    Glossy Ibis
    Each time I encounter one - or have to evaluate a record of one for the committee - I'm always straining my eyes to get a good look at that face. Of course, the main differences between the Glossy Ibis and the...
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