Vultures overlooking de-mucking
Looks like humans destroying the environment by clearing out wetlands.... but is actually humans helping the environment by temporarily clearing out wetlands so it can continue to work as a natural filter to remove phosphorus from wastewater.
The Turkey Vulture is a bird found throughout most of the Americas. It is also known in some North American regions as the turkey buzzard , and in some areas of the Caribbean as the John crow or carrion crow. One of three species in the genus ''Cathartes'', in the family Cathartidae, the Turkey Vulture is the most widespread of the New World vultures, ranging from southern Canada to the southernmost tip of South America. It inhabits a variety of open and semi-open areas, including subtropical forests,.. more