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Everglades-Nationalpark, Florida, USA
I was walking along anhinga trail and noticed this beautiful bird using its giant feet to balance across lily pads in search of food. I was delighted to see it in its natural habitat using its large adapted feet that allows it to balance. This gallinule would sink when he stopped, so he was always on the move. Quite a sight.
Category 7: The Unexpected
Purple gallinule balancing across lily pads in gator infested waters.
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