A Beautiful Female Anhinga
She appears to be an adult female anhinga. There is a rookery not too far away that has several anhinga nests. She may be on her way there and stopped here for a bite to eat.
Female Anhinga (Anhinga anhinga)
Chinese Tallow (Triadica sebifera)
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