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Eared GrebePodiceps nigricollis
A small, slender-necked, slender-billed grebe. In breeding plumage, black head and back; golden ear tufts; black crest. In winter plumage, dark gray above, white below; neck dusky. Similar in winter to Horned Grebe, but chunkier, and bill appears slightly
Photo Credit: Photo by Peggy Sells a gifted local artist and County employee.