Habitat – Freshwater Marshes and Lakes by Richard Stade - RStade

American Bittern– Examing threats in"Bittern Stance"

Botaurus lentiginosus

February – Texas

L=28” ...... WS=26” ....... WT=7 oz Order: Ciconiiformes (Herons, Ibises, Storks, New World Vultures, Allies) Family: Ardeidae (Herons, Egrets, Bitterns)

BitternAmerican