Virginia Rail Actually Out In The Open

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The Virginia Rail is much more often heard than seen. […]

The Shy And Secretive Virginia Rail

The Virginia Rail is the epitome of elusiveness. Though their populations are relatively stable, they’re so very secretive that birders seldom see them and when they do they typically only get a fleeting glimpse of the bird through the reeds. Their laterally compressed bodies allow them to squeeze through extremely narrow gaps in vegetation so […]