Wood Stork

Mycteria americana
A Wood Stork specimen on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

Casual visitor in this area in June and July, usually seen near water. Sexes are similar.

Specimen Information

The information for the Wood Stork, the large bird in this part of the display, is below.  (The smaller bird is the Green Heron.)
Date:  7/28/1851
Collected By:  WR Young/RJ Pollard
Locality:  Pr Georges County, MD
Sex:  Male
Catalog ID:  15330