This is a piebald chachalaca – a very unusual coloration for this south Texas ground bird. I took this photo in the Valley Nature Center in Weslaco, Texas. I used my Canon EOS 50D camera with a Sigma 50-500 mm lens.


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Bob Kelch is a retired pediatrician and health care administrator who now has the time he wants to devote to his passion, photography. He lives near the Lake Michigan shore in South Haven, Michigan.

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    John Holdingover 1 year ago

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