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Channel-billed Cuckoo | by Ralph Green
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Channel-billed Cuckoo

This photo was taken at the Mamukala wetlands in Kakadu. The birds scientific name is Scythrops novaehollandiae. Other names include Floodbird, Rainbird, Stormbird, Fig Hawk and Hornbill. They are found around the northern coastline and wetlands from the Kimberleys across the topend of the Northern Territory, through Queensland and down the NSW coast to around Sydney.

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Taken on September 20, 2012