that's a pied-billed grebe to be exact. i love how you kinda take a stab at your bird ids. it makes me chuckle. :)beautiful warbler too. :) i'm not even going to look up what kind!
Boy, did you hit the bird jackpot that day! That fountain would be pretty awesome on a 90-degree day!
Knowing how humid New Orleans is...I probably would have jumped INTO that fountain!! Love all the different birds...how on earth do you know what kind they are???? I think the little yellow guy is my fave!!
ditch chicken... ha ha. never heard that before.I see a ring necked duck in there... and two differnt kinds of warbler? you lucky birder