Reader David Fuqua sent a “spot the” photo which he thinks is pretty easy. Well, give it a try. Here’s what you’re looking for (and verify the ID if you can); click the photo to enlarge it. The answer is below the fold:
I rate this one easy, maybe too easy for your readers. This may be a juvenile yellow-crowned night heron (Nyctanassa violacea), but I’m not sure.
Here it is (in red box), whatever species it may be: