from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having a pied bill: as, the pied-billed dabchick, Podilymbus podiceps.
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Common loons and pied-billed grebes forage in the Bay during migration.
Other birds of interest include pied-billed grebe, sharp-shinned hawk, northern sawhet owl, yellow-bellied sapsucker, Swainson's thrush, loggerhead shrike, marsh wren, golden crowned kinglet, red-breasted nuthatch, mourning warbler and dark-eyed junco.
At 0.4 mile take short side path to lake viewing platform for nesting pied-billed grebes plus soras, marsh wrens, cedar waxwings.
So does the pied-billed grebe, which I've shot only twice in the park - once in the Lagoon, and once in the harbour near the Rowing Club.
"It provides habitat for pied-billed grebes, eastern meadowlark and scissor-tailed flycatchers.