(Black-crowned) Night Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax)

A truly beautiful species and one that can easily be found on inland lakes with shallows. Migratory and nesting colonially, Black-crowned Night Herons arrive in March and stay till September, nesting usually in tall trees though records exist of reed-bed nesting as well. 

Birding in Portugal

Quinta do Barranco da Estrada
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