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Old Tuesday 13th August 2019, 22:46   #1
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Cormorant in California

Photographed 5 August 2019 near the Farallon Islands, off San Francisco, California.
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Old Tuesday 13th August 2019, 23:31   #2
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Double-crested for me.
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Double-crested for me.
Odd looking critter but I don’t see how it could be anything else. . ..
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Looks to have bare skin on the lores, so, Double-crested.
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Seems Double-crested is most likely. However, this bird resembles a mystery cormorant photographed and discussed here even showing the dark gape line through the yellow gular. Is that also just another Double-crested?

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