Black Vulture (Coragyps atratus)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Black Vulture (Coragyps atratus)

Black vultures are social and arrive in groups.

Diet: mainly carrion

Learn: http://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Black_Vulture/lifehistory

Shown on Florida Native Plant: LONGLEAF PINE TREE (Pinus palustris)

My take: http://www.beautifulwildlifegarden.com/avoiding-conflict-with-natures-cleanup-crew.html

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1 comment
  1. One of my favorite memories of Cedar Key FL is watching the vultures lazily circle the skies – so peaceful.

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