King Vultures – Costa Rica 2019

The rather quirky King Vulture. King vultures have very distinctive black and white plumage which makes them easy to identify. However, King Vultures are uncommon and difficult to find. At Laguna del Lagarto there is a hide and bait is put out each day. This attracts the King Vultures and the much more common Black Vulture. Note the very full crop on some of the King Vultures.