On Jul 30, 2011, olddude from Big Pine Key, FL (Zone 11) wrote:
Measuring 70–90 cm (28–35 in) in length, it is an all-black bird which gains a small double crest of black and white feathers in breeding season. It has a bare patch of orange-yellow facial skin
On Jun 23, 2009, deann from Au Gres, MI (Zone 5a) wrote:
This bird is a nuisance and will eat its weight in fish. I chase them off of my pond whenever I see them. They don't scare easy, as they are on a mission to eat and invade.