Baillon's Crake
Copyright Paul Gale

Baillon's Crake at Grove Ferry, Kent, in June 1999.
This small crake has a call resembling a frog. It is a very rare visitor to the UK.
This male spent a lot of time hidden in the reeds. However, at times it came right out into
the open - at one time too close to focus on!
Baillon's Crake

See also Corncrake
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