Yellow-crowned Night-Heron

Rarity Mixed In

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Within the walls of the Lincoln Park Zoo in downtown Chicago, wild Black-crowned Night-Herons have created a rookery.  Over 100 of these stately birds were nesting there when we visited recently.  One Yellow-crowned Night-heron took up residence there with them, perhaps in search of a mate.

This image is part of a story about finding rare birds in downtown Chicago.  If you would like to read the entire story CLICK HERE.

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