Double-Crested Cormorant, Bodega Bay (Item ID#177; Code A)

Due to their need for diving into the water to catch fish, cormorants do not have as much oil on their feathers for buoyancy as other birds.  One will often see them with wings outstretched to dry.

Due to their need for diving into the water to catch fish, cormorants do not have as much oil on their feathers for buoyancy as other birds. One will often see them with wings outstretched to dry.

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