Uncommon breeding bird along the Eastern and Western Shore, nesting in May and June. Common migrant in all aquatic habitats from February through May and August through December. Many birds winter from November through February. Sexes are similar.
This bird, in winter plumage, is on the left.
Collected By: Wm Palmer/Edward J Brown
Locality: Potomac River, DC
Catalog ID: 293010
This young grebe is in the center of the exhibit.
Collected By: Mr. Hamilton
Locality: Washington, DC (Carp Ponds)
Catalog ID: 75364
This bird, in breeding plumage, is on the right.
Collected By: Henry R Marshall
Locality: Laurel, MD
Catalog ID: 233681