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Loess Bluffs NWR--Eagle Pool
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Podicipediformes > Podicipedidae

Eared Grebe

Podiceps nigricollis

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Small body with very thin bill. Head is peaked over red eye. Breeding adults have yellow whiskers on cheek for a fan-shaped patch, black back and mostly dark brown body. In winter, they have a gray body with a black cap, dusky wash across white cheek, and smudgy gray neck. Often in middle of large, open bodies of water.

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