American Coot (three photos)
Fulica americana

Juvenile coot call

American Coot
This photo shows the weird feet of the Coot.  They may be awkward on land but these big feet come in handy while
wading and diving in the marshes.  Photo take at Tonaquint Nature Center, St. George, Ut. © Carol Davis, 4-11-2008

Coot grazing in the grass
American Coot grazing in the grass at Bear River MBR.  © Carol Davis 4-15-07

baby coots
Not a great photo but it shows the little baby coots and their strange
orange, black and red attire.  © Carol Davis

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