PURPLE SWAMPHEN, PORPHYRIO PORPHYRIO
The ponds at this wetland form a sump which takes the water from nearby roads and the rubbish too. This purple swamphen was picking through the rubbish in search of food. However there was no food, just garbage.
Whites Road Wetland, Bolivar, South Australia
Canon EOS 7D, Canon 500mm F4L IS II, 1/800, f/4, ISO 400, handheldby Danny McCreadie, South Australia