The National Park Service has reported that professional birding guide Larry Manfredi spotted a rare Cuban Pewee in the Florida Everglades. This would be only the third confirmed sighting of this rare bird in the United States, the first for Everglades National Park. The bird has been seen many times in the past few days and Manfredi hopes that it is here to stay.

Native to the Bahamas and Cuba, this bird is recognized by a white crescent behind its eye and its distinctive call, described as “dee-dee-dee-deeā€¦” For the complete report, please visit the National Park Service Website.