Redbills

by Dan Richards
(Pearland, Texas, USA)


I do not know the name of these, even though I see them a lot.


Black body, red bill that starts close to the top of the head, then after leaving the face turns a yellowish in color. they are aquatic, and you see them swimming a lot, and foraging around Lillie pads and other aquatic plants.

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May 06, 2014
Moore hens NEW
by: Dan

I finally found an Identification for them, then are Moore Hens.

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