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Cormorant discovered by Geoff (#7900)

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Sighting Info

Observed: February 18, 2016 @ 2:30 PM
Posted on: February 18, 2016 @ 4:33 PM (diff: 0 days)

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By Scott and Ally on 2/18/2016 5:46:59 PM

The fish I just caught was thiiiiss big.

By sam on 2/18/2016 5:49:47 PM

great sighting.very good photo. Looks like you saw it in Virginia Lake. I've never seen one inland. ( in fresh water). I think it is a Double Crested Cormorant.

By sam on 2/18/2016 11:15:23 PM

smart thinking. !!!!they have a wingspread of 4' plus, nice fish.

By Tclenche on 2/20/2016 10:31:38 PM

a great caption for a beautiful photo! nice sighting!

By Geoff on 2/22/2016 7:04:47 PM

Yes, saw this one on Virginia Lake. I've seen them there and on QV Lake from time to time. A friend of mine said he looks like he's doing one of those Greek wedding dances, and the other cormorants are just about to smash some plates at his feet. ;-)

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