The Neotropic Cormorant can be seen year round in Port Aransas at the Leonabelle Turnbull Birding Center foraging for food, mainly fish, by diving underwater and propelling itself by its feet.

About the Neotropic Cormorant

The Neotropic Cormorant is a medium sized cormorant with a long tail and a small gular (throat) pouch. It is a found in South and Central America, and Southern Texas in habitats ranging from coastal marshes, large rivers to small streams, mangroves, and extensive marshlands.

Neotropic Cormorants