American Coot Look carefully and you can see its toes have lobes, not webbing as in the ducks.
Bernalillo County, Rio Grande Nature Center, Visitor Center Pond, NM
Equipment: Canon EOS 7D, ES 300mm L IS f/4, 1.4x Extention Tube
Rallidae Fulica - 2010-02-08 - EIDX: 51